This story poem is inspired by one of the stunning women I have met at the Lane Murray Unit while volunteering for Truth Be Told. She went into prison at fifteen. She was released thirty years later. Her name is…
No picture today, my friends. Yesterday was my ninth visit to the Lane Murray Unit in Gatesville, Texas with Truth Be Told, a program which goes into women’s prisons and guides them through telling the stories of their lives that…
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A Tree grows in Sedona
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