The Two Day Shakedown

    On Thursday December 1st, DOC spent $18K to shakedown two units. DOC brought extra guards in by the buss load! Literally. The first unit they hit was G UNIT. The dog program is in that unit. So at about 10 am, a guard brought me Sam from G UNIT. Sam is a two … Continue reading The Two Day Shakedown

Those Who Will Re-offend vs. Those Who Will Stay Out

    It's easy to identify those who will re-offend and come back to prison vs. those who will get out and be successful. So why not implement programs that REALLY focus on the 66% who will re-offend? In order to identify those who will re-offend vs. those who will stay out, I have randomly … Continue reading Those Who Will Re-offend vs. Those Who Will Stay Out

My 1st Narcotics Anonymous Meeting

  Back in 1996, I lived with a couple heroin junkies at the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla, Wa. They tried like hell to get me to shoot up that brown liquid syrup. I was offered hundreds of dollars in free dope to "just try it''. I held my ground and refused. However, I … Continue reading My 1st Narcotics Anonymous Meeting

Glossary of Prison Terms

    Prison has its own language. To help you better understand, I’ve put together this glossary of prison terms.   5-0 (pronounced “five-oh”) - slang. a C/O, corrections officer Binky - (n.) homemade prison syringe Bitch - (n.)  A derogatory word used to degrade or belittle someone. The meaning varies depending on the context … Continue reading Glossary of Prison Terms