Prison Survival Rules – The Eight Prison Commandments

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On December 20, 1999, I was sentenced to ten years behind bars in the state of Ohio for illegal possession of a harmful drug substance. HOW TO SURVIVE IN PRISON: 8 ETIQUETTE RULES If you’re currently facing a jail term, or you know someone (a family member or friend) who’s in the same predicament and […]

Prison Dating – Coping With A Loved One In Prison

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I’ve heard people say we found love in a hopeless place. While writing this article, it got me thinking; does one of these hopeless places include finding love in prison? Well, there is a chance that you can find love with that person behind bars because you feel they’re still worth a chance. And knowing […]

How To Survive Solitary Confinement While In Prison

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Being incarcerated in a prison is horrible, but what’s much worse is being in solitary confinement, one which is commonly referred to as prison inside of prison, a place where you are completely shut out of the world and locked up for about 23 hours in a day with the remaining one hour for taking […]

Prison Slang – Prison Vocabulary And Languages You Need To Know

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If you’re currently serving time in prison, there are slangs you will eventually get used to because they’re the  common means of communication between inmates. A ABORIGINE: (n) This word originally refers to a person, plant, or animal that has been in a country for a long time, however, in prison it is sometimes a […]

Ultimate Guide To Survive In Prison As An Inmate

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When you’re incarcerated for the first time, it is very difficult to come to terms that you’re no longer free to eat when you like, go out for a walk, go on a date and all that. Instead, you’re filled with the sadness of being locked up in a cell for a very long time. […]

How To Call Your Friend In Prison


I bet you didn’t think a simple phone call to a friend or loved one, could turn out to become a thing of luxury or privilege. Perhaps for you, calling your friends or loved ones was something you often did and considered no stress at all because there wasn’t a limitation as to when to […]