I lay in bed with my body facing the wall that has a window in it. I heard when the leading team officer stepped at my next door neighbor cell, slammed their door open, and ordered them to strip down. At the time, I was thinking that if they come to my cell, I wasn’t…

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Dear Journal, I’ve finally gotten something for myself that I’ve been wanting for a long time. I have been trying to get in school—here at Stiles Unit—for a long time. Here on 5/9/12, a young female officer had come to my cell—at about 12:30pm—to deliver a message to me, letting me know that I was…

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David Joiner- March 25, 2012 to April 3, 2012 Dear Journal, I once had a mighty and trustworthy young man in my life, who had always looked out for me under extreme circumstances; he was my hero. My big brother.  My friend. His name was Lorenzo Joiner, Jr. I loved him extremely! I loved him…

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