A Higher Plane Of Existence

As human beings, we have a natural tendency to separate ourselves from anything that doesn't add to our quality of life. Maybe even at the birth of humanity, for our survival as a species, acting harshly towards anything (and anyone) that detracted from our quality of life was a necessity. Maybe, from the very beginning,…

3 Serious Issues That Affect Ex-Cons

  1. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): I remember taking a class at USF called Theories of Criminal Behavior. The professor told us that one of the most under-diagnosed disorders amongst people who move away from “high-crime neighborhoods” is PTSD. I wondered if PTSD had anything to do with the behaviors that landed me in prison.…