2018-55-Safety

2018 – 55 – safety Safety Hello friend, Finally, a doctor who actually gives a damn. It’s very often the case that when you see one of the rotating doctors in here they haven’t even bothered looking at your file on the computer system before you walk through their door; in fact, often they don’t
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2018-54-Safety

2018 – 54 – safety Safety Hello friend, There was a rather nasty assault on here a few weeks ago. I’d like to tell you the details but there would be little point as Security would stop it being posted. This is the way it works in here; anything that reflects badly on them, and
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2018-53-

2018 – 53 – heart attack & handcuffs (civil case) Heart Attack & Handcuffs (civil case) Hello friend, I got my witness statement drafted; it took about 13 hours! I will be so glad when this case is over; it’ll be 5 years in October since this incicdent. More interestingly, despite putting in writing that
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2018-52-

2018 – 52 – arts project Arts Project Hello friend, The latest news: finally, a produced and mixed copy of the shows has been delivered to the prison; however, despite the recordings sitting on one of the Print Shop’s computers, I am not allowed to listen to it. What possible reason is there to not
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2018-51-Transfer

2018 – 51 – transfer Transfer Hello friend, Finally, some good news: my cross-border transfer has now been approved. I even know which Scottish prison I will be going to; far,far, closer to my mother. I won’t say yet which prison, I don’t want any 3rd party interference. One slightly concerning aspect: the Scottish Prison
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2018-50-Appeal

Appeal Hello friend, A bit of a body blow: as some of you will be aware, at my retrial in 2007 (wow, 2007, 11 years ago), one of the jurors was a police intelligence officer who had undisclosed links to the prosecuting police force (Sussex Police); you may, quite rightly, think that this raises a
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2018-49-Organ Donor

Organ Donor Hello friend, Since my last blog (no.19), I informed HMP Wakefield’s Healthcare department that I registered as an organ donor and my wishes in the event of my death. They replied telling me that prisoners could nt be organ donors due to ‘ethical reasons’; quite what they are I do not know. I
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2018-47-15 years

2018-47-15 years 15 Years Hello friend, Yesterday marked my 15th year in prison; that’s 180 months, 780 weeks, 5, 470 days, 131,496 hours or 7,889,760 minutes all gone. I must admit, in my occassional pessimistic moments, I do wonder what is the point of all of this. There was a recent case in Scotland, similar
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2018-46-Projects

2018-46-projects Projects Hello friend, Okay I’ll admit it: Iset myself a near impossible set of targets. As the time spent on all 3 languages grew (up to 5 hours a day), the screenplay and guitar practice suffered. Then I had to do my witness statement in my civil case; plus, I spent a month feeling
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