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En Passant

It wasn’t a spectacular leaf:
rather drab, too long from tree.
Yet, the life it clutched
in its five trembling points
turned my strides into steps… 34 more words


mental health

Note from Amy: “Adseg” refers to “administrative segregation,” or keeping a prisoner isolated from other prisoners, as Brent Brents is.
AdSeg is typically done as punishment; in Brents’ case, it’s done to protect him from other prisoners. 82 more words

Brent Brents

Writing Prompt # 126

W.P. # 126    You are a prisoner. (Describe the circumstance.) 9 more words

Writing Prompts

Va. Beach sheriff agrees to allow magazine back into jail

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A magazine for prisoner rights will be allowed to circulate in Virginia Beach’s jail after reaching a settlement in a federal lawsuit filed against Virginia Beach Sheriff Ken Stolle. 104 more words

Local News

Work detail escapee captured by U.S. Marshals near Rome

PLAINVILLE, Ga. (WJCL) — A man who walked away from a work detail at Fort Morris Historic Site Monday was captured Thursday a few miles northeast of the city of Rome. 136 more words


Karma always wins. No exceptions.

These Karma “quotes” are from a story I wrote recently. The story may never see the light of day. But my sister (Yetty) who has read it put one of the quotes up on FB, so I decided I might as well put all the Karma quotes from the story up as a blog entry. 281 more words


They’re again making fun of you
Their laughter bounces of wall
You try to turn walk away but
Are rudely thrown in the middle
They surround you like vultures… 192 more words

Scattered Words