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A statue of a weeping woman in a cemetery
Photo by Jens Aber on Unsplash

Just know that when I’m long gone
and I can do no more wrong
all offenses paid in blood
eternal destiny is understood
even if I fall to sin
I can ask for forgiveness again
repent and carry on
’cause heaven is my home.

Disclaimer: The views in this article are those of the author. Prison Journalism Project has verified the writer’s identity and basic facts such as the names of institutions mentioned.

Christopher Reece, also known as Bobo Amin, is a writer incarcerated in Michigan. He has been in prison since 2006.