Rotting in Prison by K.L. Blakinger

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“I hope you rot in prison forever. Haha.” That was one of about fifty similar messages – from complete strangers -- waiting in my Facebook inbox after my arrest. Aside from the personal messages, there were a slew of nasty comments in forums, calling me everything from “the trashiest human being I’ve ever seen” to a skank to a parasite to, more ... [Continue Reading]

Independents- The Biggest White Boy Gang in the Feds

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In the Bureau of Prisons, a variety of gangs exist, recruiting prisoners into their ranks like fraternities and calling shots on compounds across the nation. Joining a gang is not a prerequisite in the feds, but still a lot of prisoners take advantage of the benefits a prison gang offers. These perks include protection, strength in numbers, control ... [Continue Reading]

Life In The Hole By Paul Rinn

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You fucked up. You let your cellie know you were selling caps of weed. and the next thing you know, S.I.S. was pulling you up in front of the chow hall and escorting you over to the lieutenant’s office for a strip search. They knew exactly what to look for, and right where to look. But when the correctional officer laid out the evidence, you ... [Continue Reading]

The Life We Chose

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The author Dre hails from the City of Chester, Pennsylvania. A former drug dealer turned creative writer. At the age of 23 Dre was arrested and sent to prison. He is currently incarcerated serving a life sentence for drugs and murder crimes inside a United States Penitentiary. In 2010, Andre Cooper aka Dre self-published his first ever hip-hop ... [Continue Reading]

Anybody Can Get It (Even You)

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That's it B, that was the last straw. No more chances for this niggah. Bitchass niggah. I'm airing this niggah out. Always running his mouth, talking shit. Well, this is going to be his last night. I'ma cash his ass on and leave him stretched out. I'm in the block waiting on him. Strapped up with the nine and a half inches, titanium ice pick, with ... [Continue Reading]

Today’s Incarcerated Scarface’s

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“He's tough in the Ghetto/but in jail... he's Jell-O” - “Road to Riches” Kool G Rap A group of young men of different shades of color are standing up bopping their heads to the beat knocking in their headphones... some are sitting down in plastic chairs... reciting the lyrics of the rapper as he raps... they all are looking up... being captivated ... [Continue Reading]

Queens Five Percenter Street General Pens Book

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Straight out of the penitentiary comes Shakim Bio with his first book, Love, Hell or Right from Mikahs 7 Publishing. Buried in the belly of the beast for almost two decades Shakim Bio has written a riveting and moving book on building and maintaining a relationship with doing time. This book is a prison love story but it is so much more. But don’t ... [Continue Reading]

Witsec

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The United States Federal Witness Protection Program is a witness protection program administered by the United States Department of Justice and operated by the United States Marshal’s Service that is designed to keep the witnesses safe before, during and after a trial. The entire purpose of the witness protection program is to keep the witnesses ... [Continue Reading]