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Prison Stories

The Boy Who Lived

What the gift of Harry Potter meant to this closeted gay prisoner

I’I’ve been caged for seven months now, and I’m beginning to forget what it feels like to be free, to be a human being. I subsist on a diet of self-pity and molded bologna smacked between sheets of white bread. Months ago, I was the son of a guru living on an ashram eating a…

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Chun Rosenkranz

Chun Rosenkranz is a formerly incarcerated writer, social worker, and the founder of the non-profit, I’ll Be There Project. He is currently writing a memoir.