Inmate Contributor

Hi everyone. My name is Bobby Bostic. Look me up to learn about my story. I came to prison at 16 years old for robbery and I was sentenced to die in prison although no one was seriously injured in my crime. The judge told me "Bobby Bostic you will die in the...

Out of Sight – Out of Mind

Out of Sight – Out of Mind

Photo by Boudewijn Huysmans on Unsplash There are many ideas of what it is like to be incarcerated. I have often heard people say they would not be able to cope if they were ever "Put Away," and to be honest, I, too, thought as much before my lock up. But come to find...

Solitary Confinement

Solitary Confinement

Physical mental and emotional torture. That's what solitary confinement amounts to. And is this just my opinion from my own personal experience? No this is scientifically proven. What I'm about to share is scientific testimony out of case law, which you can find on...

Three Hots and a Cot

Three Hots and a Cot

"You've got three hots and a cot, the state provides everything you need!" I've heard people say that on TV, and I've received letters in which people have told me that. But that's a delusional belief. Let me show you. Number one, the state of Florida doesn't provide...

Who Decides Who Gets The Virus?

Who Decides Who Gets The Virus?

This is not a trick question, and there are no prizes for placing at the top of the list. But as I read articles from around the country in regard to the ever-increasing numbers of newly infected persons, and hear next-to-nothing about prisoners, it stands to reason...

Peace

Peace

Another person's death, murder by the state, brought someone peace? Wow. I've heard it before, so it shouldn't surprise me, but every time I hear that it does. It makes me step back and wonder how anyone can get satisfaction from the suffering and death of any living...

Solitary Confinement

Solitary Confinement

Physical mental and emotional torture. That's what solitary confinement amounts to. Is this just my opinion from my own personal experience? No - this is scientifically proven. What I'm about to share is scientific testimony out of case law, which you can find on any...

There Are No Words

There Are No Words

A legend lives no more. Tragically, Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter, and 7 other souls lost their lives in a horrific helicopter accident. The Mamba is gone! I'm not an L.A. Lakers fan, but there are no word to express how I feel about the passing of Kobe, how...