Life is so unpredictable. You never know what will happen from one day to the next. You wake up each day, sometimes performing the same routines of life when in a blink of an eye—you’re thrust into a world that you’ve only seen and heard about on television. That’s the story of how I met and fell in love with my husband of 5 years Jerry James or as he’s known inside as “JJ”.
By Paulettra James
My husband and many others who are behind the walls are people, they are HUMAN! It is sad to think that in the 21st century, our society still has the mind set of “out of sight, out of mind.” But it is very true—there are thousands of men and women that sit behind the walls of prison, while society has continued to move forward.
Greetings to everyone, I’m Santia Nance and my journey with criminal justice reform starts with reconnecting with Quadaire Patterson in 2018. As you probably guessed, he is currently incarcerated, and has been since he was 20 years old. You can read so much more about him here, but his crime is one of robbery, whichContinue reading “Blog: Get to Know Santia”