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Great Escape

How I Escaped From Prison

There was no chisel involved, no rope of bedsheets. But with the help of a willing accomplice, I found a way out.

Illustration: Nicole Ginelli

AA few years ago, I escaped from prison. I’d been fantasizing about it for years, but the precipitating factor was a fight between two fellow inmates that left one in the hospital and…




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Gregory Headley

Gregory Headley

Associates Degree student in NYU’s Prison Education Program. Student editor of The Wallkill Journal.

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