Legend, Husband, Father, Felon… But Never Fell Off

Here I go. Putting fingers to keyboard. Thoughts to action. Heart to words, for the first time since being back in the “free” world. It took some time to get to this point. The point where I feel I could write about my experience over the last 7 years of my life and somebody would […]

Felon but Never Fell Off, A True Story; Episode 1:

My name is Carmen de Jesús and I am a WIFE and MOTHER of two beautiful children. I am 27 years old and my Incarceration started June 5th, 2017. At the time, I was a single mother to my 2-year-old daughter trying to make ends meet. I had separated from her father and was the […]

Amanda, Wife, MOM, Felon… but Never Fell OFF

You are a mom, wife, entrepreneur, founder of an organization but most importantly a FELON. What a joke right, no matter how many things I do right, I will always be a felon in the eyes of every person who does not know me in this society. No matter the effort, mindset or work I […]

The next step in the 300 Letters vision…300 Blog

A lot of people don’t understand the pain, isolation, stigma & heartache that Incarceration brings to families. Just like many life changing events such as divorce, losing a job or a loved one; incarceration strips you of your identity and society ensures that you are forever marked for one decision you made. 300 Letters is […]