Tags » Women's-prison

Prison | Part 2

Why me? Why little, insignificant me? I don’t have experience. I don’t have the words to say. I don’t have the understanding to relate to them or their circumstances and pasts… 1,459 more words

Farm & Family

Prison | Part 1

“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound; (2) To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn; (3) To appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that he might be glorified.” – Isaiah 61:1-3 KJV… 1,191 more words

Farm & Family


JSTOR.org: Friendship and betrayal are central themes in the Netflix series Orange is the New Black, which takes place in a women’s prison where the environment is a lot like an all-women’s college. 120 more words


Doing Time

I enjoyed Orange is the New Black, the book by Piper Kerman. I haven’t seen the Netflix series of the same name, but after reading Kerman’s account I’m now inclined to watch because Kerman’s account intrigued me. 231 more words


Netflix Hall of Fame

I watch a lot of Netflix in my spare time- like A LOT. It works well as white noise (background noise) when doing homework, or also if you want to watch series online. 512 more words

March 2, 2013

So its Saturday…the only time I felt anger was when I realized I was not getting a visit. It was a very low anger rating and only flittered in my mind for a matter of minutes. 267 more words


Orange is the New Black: A Review

I had barely heard of Orange is the New Black before I started watching it, and my impression was that it was a prison drama. I was put off it because I assumed it would be political or be too serious a programme. 229 more words