Dear Recently-Released Prisoner,

From the moment you are released from prison the world will seek to impress upon you the idea that, somehow, you're behind, that you need to "catch up." It's not true. Who¬†do you need to catch up to? They'll tell you that "you need to hit the ground running." But the truth is, you need…

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Dear Teenage Prisoner,

It's a sad world we live in, where being a teenage prisoner means you got lucky. It means the arresting officer didn't murder you. It means you can go on to become more than a two minute news segment and a hashtag. It's a confused world we live in, where being a teenage prisoner is…