Stories

Archives: October 2013

Life was good!

10/25/2013 in Category

Life was good! I have a great home. My mom loves me. I’m active in school. And I certainly love to have fun. Eventually, I realized that there was something missing. As I sought to fill... More

Quick, Slow, Slow

10/18/2013 in Category JJM Blog

AJ* came in from work detail. He hurriedly joined his mentoring group which had already begun. As he sat down his fellow inmates brought him up to the speed on the discussion. We had... More

Second Family

10/11/2013 in Category Campus Life, Campus Life [M] Blog, City Life Blog, JJM Blog

Meet Tara.* Tara's mom has stage 5 breast cancer and her brother was just put in prison. The hurt and pain in her life is unbearable, yet she continues to seek out the love and care she... More

She said what?

10/4/2013 in Category Campus Life, Campus Life [M] Blog, City Life Blog

I can’t really repeat what she said, but I will admit that I love to hear cussing. Not just anywhere, anytime cussing for cussing’s sake.  But, at our fall kickoff events for Campus Life... More