There are a lot of stories there in correctional high schools; things that don't seem to happen elsewhere! For many years my students were 'delinquents', but they were so much more than that too! My stories and books are inspired by the extraordinary lives of kids that went to high school and even college... in jail.

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A Local Hero


I knew Raul for only eight hours. He was an elementary school teacher; unusual work for a young Latino. And, he was a grad student of mine in a Master’s degree class devoted to “at risk ... [+]

Set Stories Free 2018