Jail stories, books, poems, and more

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Once upon a time, in Chicago's Central Union Station a young girl and young man were rushing off to their destinations, as they brushed against arms ever so lightly, their eyes met, it was love at first sight, for Mother Mary and Father Art ! Read More
Fourteen year old Chris Parker heads to a jail for criminal girls. As she struggles to survive, she plans her escape. Read More
Living in a state prison in the U.S. city of Detroit is no fun. At a time of epidemic that is restricting the whole world right now, conditions are even more difficult and prisoners are under pressure. In Košice, another bankrupt financier manages to change his identity and enter an… Read More
He is in a jail cell. Why is he there, he does not remember. Whatever has happened? Read More

Tags: danger, jail, mystry

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Another poem linked from the previous work: "Cage of unreachable hopes". Happy reading! ~Alizzia Read More

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Comments: 2

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Always something. Read More
He is trying to get away from prison. How in the world is he going to do that? Read More

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A future chapter from a larger story, that is a story on its own. Read More

Tags: jail

He has come across a very mysterious man. What is he? What is he planing to do? Read More

Tags: love, torture, escape, jail

He is in an unknown place. Everywhere is dark and mysterious.Who is who here? Read More

Tags: mystery, escape, jail

Reads: 312

Shelves: 1

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I just got out of graduate school, it was my first year at a law firm. I was the rookie. The underdog, the firm that I worked for didn't let me do major cases just yet, so I have been looking into cold cases that have been piling up in… Read More
He does not know where he is. Is he in Jail? Whatever is actually happening to him? Read More

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11-year old Josh writes about his time in juvenile jail. Confined to his cell for 21 hours a day and forced to wear a diaper at night, he forges a strong friendship with his 10-year old cellmate. Read More
I don't usually bring politics into Bert's stories but if you read closely you will find this story has nothing to do with politics, it is all about a person's thought process and how they connect the dots. Read More

Tags: wife, jail, bert, trump

Trying to connect God, depression, doubt, and anger into a cohesive response to the maker. Read More

Tags: god, soul, jail, locked, abba

Poem / Poetry

March 01, 2019

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Comments: 9

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A teacher gives his students a surprise Thanksgiving dinner. His students, in turn, then surprise prisoners at a local jail with a special Thanksgiving feast. Read More
This is the story of Rebecca a 12th grader who has depression and its getting worse. Her brother Matt and their coach John Carter but, she turns them down every turn she gets. She doesn't want them evolved she thinks this is her fight alone when it's not. Her… Read More
A convict is a person found guilty of a crime and sentenced by a court or a person serving a sentence in prison. Initially many British convicts were sent to the American colonies as cheap labour. Jon was a convict. He was "A Single Man" sent to jail for… Read More
In this short story I will be discussing some of the gritty things that happen in a jail. Some things will be comedy, some things will be gross. Read along for details Read More
Adekoya Adetunji is a poet. The best poet Alive. Read More
What tag's go along better then "friendship" and "alcohol." #Not giving away any spoilers. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 24, 2017

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Comments: 2

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Tags: alcoholism, jail

This is a story about my father and his life. Read More

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Shelves: 3

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It was the night of December; 20, 1870 when Haira was in jail, alone, within the four walls of a cell, having no idea about her future and her destiny. It was cold, so cold. She was freezing and no one cared about her, pregnant at only 20 and so… Read More

Tags: war, pain, freedom, peace, jail

Can a prisoner sing for their freedom? Read More
He is behind bars.Why? He does not quite know. What has he done? It's to be seen. Read More
After all Jack is in prison, but why? Read More

Tags: story, jail, from

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