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Penpal Profile for Joel Alexander

Name: Joel Alexander

Date of birth: 02/18/1977

Sex: Male

Expected release date: N/A – Serving Life Sentence

Convicted of: Attempted Rape

What am I looking for in a person? 231 more words

Prison Life

Press Release: The Artist's Subconscious - Julio Cesario





“The liberty of the individual is no gift of civilization. It was greatest before there was any civilization.” Sigmund Freud… 221 more words

Art Shows

A Hope - & a Lack of

Editors note: The following story is as told to me by Cipriano Almanza III and I’ve done my best to preserve his original writing style while still conveying the story and not revealing overly personal details that were shared with me in complete confidence. 392 more words

Death Row Inmates


There are TV series and Movies which are considered “Binge worthy.”  One finishes one episode and feels compelled to start another. Often the original source material are books. 1,228 more words


Watching the prison life of Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei, the world famous Chinese artist re-created his window-less prison cell in several half-size boxes, where the curious exhibition-visitor (currently at the Royal Academy of Art in London) is encouraged to peep in through small windows to see him living his prison life. 69 more words


An Open Letter to Barack Obama from Ceyma Bina

The following letter was written by Ceyma Bina of Gatesville, Texas and other inmates and was sent to me to be posted as a part of a movement for prisoners’ rights. 24 more words

Prison Life


I reached out my hand, looked directly into his eyes and said, “God bless you.”  The young man nodded and returned the firm handshake.  I went around the circle of inmates on the cell block saying my good bye.   542 more words

The Kingdom