These female inmates are even looking to further their education as well.The way to was for inmates to find pen pals to write on the “outside”.Some sites also charge people interested in contacting an inmate for the desired addresses.
“Correspondence with a stranger can give them something to look forward to and help their morale.” Yet his site and those similar to it feature inmate profiles as inviting as any on Ok Cupid.
Posing in spruced-up versions of their prison uniforms, prisoners use these sites to sell themselves to potential pen pals and describe the types of people they want to meet.
Female prisoners wanted someone to write to them and the idea grew quickly to hundreds of thousands of incarcerated women nation wide.
There are a number of options within Inmate Passions to help connect members, including the following: Inmate ‘Groups’ allow members to find others who share very specific interests / similarities.
On the surface, these sites profess to specialize in connecting people behind bars with those seeking pen pals.
Behind this façade, sites with names like act as bridges that transform long-distance friends into lovers.
The page indicates that any prospective partner should be ready to wait for his expected May 2015 release date, adding: “But I am worth it.” Canadian Inmates Connect Inc.
showcases numerous prisoners serving life sentences and helps the incarcerated find pen pals and, perhaps, much more.
1 boasts about his “bad-boy body and sweet-guy attitude” and Bachelor No.
2 wants a woman to join him as he closes a dark chapter from his past. 3, meanwhile, says he can’t be available for a first date for awhile — at least not before 2021.
Arlen Bischke started a prisoner pen-pal site called in 1998 to help prisoners connect to the outside world.