lifer

2020-07-04T08:14:46-04:00Lifers & Solitary|

A Juvenile Lifer’s Story

I am prepared to die: My name is Edward Mike Ji, now age seventeen, newly minted adult duly dubbed and declared so by Collin County Juvenile Court, inmate number 207989, and death cannot come swiftly enough. I lay in this foul [...]

2020-02-02T15:26:21-05:00Fellow Inmates|

A Real-life Andy Dufresne

Back in the 70s and 80s at Western Penitentiary, one of the oldest prisons in the world, the Shawshank Redemption was real; the prisons literally looked the same. I am a real life Andy Dufresne, only I never even tried to [...]