Doing Time
Published in

Doing Time

Welcome To Rikers Island

One of the USA’s most infamous jails!

Barbara Rosner — Pixabay

Club Fed it ain’t. That’s for sure! But after spending a year at MCC federal prison, I was more or less ready for whatever Rikers had to throw at me.

Maybe I got lucky. Or maybe I’m street smart. But Rikers was not the completely threatening place many people think it is. In fact, there were several facets of Rikers life I found…




Prison is an experience like no other. But with the right frame of mind, you can come out a better person. Stories of spiritual uplifting live here.

Recommended from Medium

Clem Notes: The Political Week In Review (8/5)


There Really Is A War on Women

California Moves Forward With Mail-In Ballots For All Voters

Union Man. True Believer. And The Woman in the Middle

Maybe they just don’t get it

Monarchy in the Twenty-First Century

Breaking News: Climate Change is Real

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

I’m just an old lump of coal. But I’m gonna be a diamond someday!

More from Medium

They Killed Her Husband. She Got Her Revenge.

The Venn Diagram of Crypto, Keto and Anti-vax

Life Lessons From: The Dumb B*tch Who Hit Me With Her Car

Te Ara Tūhura: The Hillary Trail Gets an Upgrade