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Pin 41 Shares While people behind bars might have lost their freedom, they still have the right to feel that someone cares about them — even a complete stranger.
I chose to write to prisoners. It felt like a good way to connect, though it was tricky coming up with things to say. We think that we face big issues in life, but few of them seem insurmountable when compared to daily life in prison.
In trying to find common topics, I realized the basics were a good idea — hope, peace, comfort, promise, etc. Many of my correspondents mentioned hobbies they enjoyed like reading, listening to music, or fishing.
I discovered that not everyone in prison has committed a horrible crime. We complain about waiting in a grocery store line or having to get gas in cold weather.
Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free We think that we face big issues in life, but few of them seem insurmountable when compared to daily life in prison. I look at the three men on the news who were recently let out of prison after twenty years. Apparently the evidence, which showed another person responsible, was withheld at trial.
They were convicted and served decades for a crime they did not commit. How do you get back that lost time and freedom? I suppose you go on to live the rest of your life with as much freedom as possible. The form letter that gave us ideas for what to write to our pen pals had a beautiful sentiment: Frankly, I have always thought it seemed sad to shut away animals.
Who gave us the right to lock up zoo animals primarily for our viewing pleasure? Many of them will regain their freedom at some point. When they do, I hope they have had the opportunity to form emotional connections with other people.
Having a pen pal is a beginning. It can only help serve all of us going forward. While people behind bars might have lost their freedom, they still have the right to feel that someone cares about them — even a complete stranger.
So the next time you peer over the thin metal fence separating your world from that of another, whether the beings held inside are human or animal, recognize that there may not be so large a difference between you and those who inhabit the world on the other side of the fence.
Would you consider becoming a pen pal to a prisoner who wants one?
It has certainly been an enlightening, and enriching experience for me. She uses laughter and little-known secrets that she definitely did not learn as a management consultant and dance teacher.
She's compiled those secrets into a book; "Life's Magic Carousel: To get your share of Karen's wacky, original perspective on how to stop missing out and start loving life follow her at LifeCoachingMagic.I recently participated in a community service project and got to choose between planting bulbs, creating mother’s day cards and writing letters to people in prison.
I chose to write to prisoners. GRACE, NICHOLAS A View arrest, jail and release date information for this inmate that has been incarcerated at the Ohio Prisons (DOC). Our records contain information about federal inmates incarcerated from to the present. About the locator & record availability.
Locate a California Prison Inmate. Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR) For information about locating, contacting, visiting and corresponding with California’s prison inmates use the Inmate Locator or call the Identification Unit at () Alan Bates was one of Britain's most charismatic actors - with rugged good looks that made women adore him.
But a new book reveals that this witty and warm-hearted man lived a tormented double life, hiding a series of gay relationships.
This inmate is not seeking legal aid. This inmate has not expressed an interest in pursuing his/her education. This inmate is willing to correspond with pen-pals from outside of the United States.
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