AboutA young man writes about his life as an inmate and sex offender. Read more.
- Finally got my institution glasses. Only took nine months. Let's see how long it takes to get my teeth cleaned. Yay, prison health care! 3 days ago
- Someone gave me today a much coveted loofah that he'd bought at his last prison and never used. Tonight: we exfoliate. 4 days ago
- Overheard in prison: "Bagels don't have sugar in them. Unless it's a sweet bagel." (Spoken by an officer.) 1 week ago
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We decided, my brother and I, to kill our father. We decided this for no other reason than to satisfy our own curiosity, to see how much shame, humiliation, disappointment a man can take before he crumbles. Mine would be … Continue reading
The visitation room is a white-walled space with scuffed floors and bench seating like that of an airport terminal. In one corner sits a raised desk where officers loiter and scout the room. Refrigerated vending machines along the opposite wall … Continue reading