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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

Jessica Pishko: A HISTORY OF WOMEN’S PRISONS

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

Media

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

Reviews

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

Prison

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

Television