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Paul Slater #999208 - Primary Picture
Livingston, Texas45Straight
African AmericanSpiritual

Friend to Be...........

I'm in search of someone who's genuwine, open, and most of all, that's willing to get to know an individual that's been misunderstood! I'm attracted to determination. I admire honesty and I'm interested in learning! I like to read, write poems, exercise!

All I'm asking for is a friendship to be able to do what friends do. Bring one another to...

Raleigh, North CarolinaStraight

My name is Seaga Gillard. I am a native of the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia. I speak French and English. I am 30 years old and I am an inmate on death row in North Carolina.

I was a tattoo artist before my incarceration. I like drawing and I am deeply involved with art. My hobbies consisted of fishing, kayaking, spearfishing, and diving. Soccer is my favorite sport. I am a humble...

San Quentin, California57Straight
African AmericanJewish

Seeking friends who love life; who try to enjoy life to the fullest; who love to laugh and don't take life too seriously.

Also looking for someone with strength and direction who can impart some of that to me.

Raleigh, North Carolina59Straight
African AmericanChristian

First things first.   Please allow me to introduce myself.   I am the one and only Frank J. chambers, a 58 year old young, straight Black male, a native of North Carolina but traveled a lot in life, but not outside of the USA.

Willing to write: anyone – male, female, straight, lesbian, gay, bisexual.   I enjoy meeting all types of interesting, good hearted...

Livingston, Texas40Straight


My name is Micah Brown and I'm an inmate on death row.  I am looking for someone to correspond and hopefully build a lasting friendship.  I've always enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and anything outdoors.  Now I enjoy reading, listening to music and working out.  My favorite books are horrors and thrillers, but I can read just about anything.

If you...

Chillicothe, Ohio48Straight
African AmericanBaptist


How are you?   Before I continue I would like to first of all thank you for taking the time out to read my profile.

I am a very sincere and open minded individual, one who has learned to interact and serve others with extra respect, integrity, and compassion.

I'm not looking for any sympathy, I'm just looking for someone to understand the loneliness of...

Manuel Ovante Jr. #251126Primary Picture
Florence, Arizona33Straight

Greetings. May all be well for you who take the time to read this. I am hoping to find sincere pen pals who are open-minded and serious about getting to know me. I have a genuine interest in people and the experience that comes with building nurturing, lasting friendships. I am not seeking sympathy or pity; just a chance to learn from you and be known on a personal level.

I am an...

Raleigh, North Carolina58Straight
African American


As you can see, my name is William Barnes, but everyone calls me Green Eyes. I am very energetic and enjoy meeting new people.

I stand at 5’7” tall and have reddish-gray dreadlocks. I am of a mixed decent. My mother is Indian and my father is from the Island of Jamaica.

My hobbies are as follows: I enjoy reading, singing, writing poetry, exercising, playing...

San Quentin, California49Straight

Hi, I've been incarcerated for a while now and feel it's time to spread my wings - as I can't literally do that I decided to connect with people on the outside. I'm looking forward to making friends and hearing of life on the outside. You can't have too many friends! I'm straight talking - I say it how I see it! I hate bullshit and I hate bullies.

I like to laugh too and have fun. I am...

Ely, Nevada40Straight
African American

My cousin is not very bright, she got an AM radio and it took her a month realize that she could use it at night.

If you didn’t get that joke, then you’re probably too young to respond to this ad.

Yes, I like silly jokes, they make me laugh harder than I probably should sometimes. But when the laughter stops, I’m back to face the extremely unattractive reality of my dark...

San Quintín, California45Straight

Hola. Hi, my name is Carlos. I am looking for someone that can be a window in this dark 4x9 foot cell. 

After having been a victim of prejudicial laws here in California, the wheels of the justice system moved at a snail pace. It has been 10 years and I am barely starting my appeal to get my conviction overturned. I am backed into a corner I have no choice but to fight...

John Thuesen #999557 - Primary Picture
Livingston, Texas36Straight

I hope you’re well, whoever you are, and thank you for your time reading my words. I wish to be clear, I’m not looking for a romance. I’m searching for a friend; someone to develop a meaningful friendship, with whom will afford me the same trust and respect I give. Someone to have faith in, to write letters, share interests, discussions, laughs and walk along beside me on this journey. I don’t...

Raleigh, North Carolina55Straight
African AmericanChristian

Hi, my name is Christopher Roseboro, aged 55, height 5'5" with brown eyes.

I am looking for a friend with a great mind and a warm heart. Color doesn't matter at all. I love to write and do art and play basketball.

I am a growing Christian. I can build on any subject. Honesty is the key with me, hit me back.


Harlem Lewis III #999595 - Primary Picture
Livingston, Texas28Straight
African AmericanMuslim

Hey, I’m Harlem,

I’m that genuine guy you’ll want to get to know all about.  You’ll find out that I am easy to talk to and I like making others laugh.  I don’t let my situation come between my unique personality.  I feel like we all need someone in our life that will bring that extra spark to our lives!  I’m that guy!  I like my friendships to get to the point...

Lovelock, Nevada27Straight

I'm hoping to meet positive friends or mentors to talk to, learn and grow with.

Here's some things I can promise to be for you: a supportive and understanding heart without judgment; a shoulder to lean or cry on; I'll treat you like the greatest thing to ever happen to me 'cause you just might be.   I'll make you smile, draw for you, devote time for you, and show appreciation...

Steven Nelson #00999576 - Primary Picture
Livingston, Texas33Straight
African AmericanJewish

I'm here with you now and willing to try to become a better person by allowing different people in my life.  I'm not expecting perfection, just an unlimited level of understanding.  You know, let’s talk, listen, grow, smile, and laugh.  It’s crazy how that don't even seem normal.  I would like to become friends with a person that’s open-minded and willing.

I ain’t...

Jeffery Wood #00999256 - Primary Picture
Livingston, Texas46Straight

Greetings, I come to you all in hopes of finding people who love to write and receive letters from someone who listens, cares, and gives his best advice without judging. I know not all of you will like me or what I write and that's fine. But I am asking you to give me a chance to get to know me for my words and actions towards you, not what others may say or think of me...

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Lvingston, Texas28Straight
African American

Greetings to you,

My name is Dameon Mosley. I’m in high hopes of finding a true friend.

At this point, I’ve been separated from my family for 3 years with no human contact. Period. I’m not perfect, I’m only human. My maturity has grown over time and continues to. I’m in search of people that are open-minded, caring, understanding, willing to listen, non-judgmental, thoughtful...

Livingston, Texas40Straight
African American

Hello, my name is Elijah but family and friends call me “Tee”.  I’m going to keep this short, simple, and respectable.  I’m a down to earth person with a big and wonderful sense of humor.  I love to laugh, joke and have fun.  I keep those around me laughing and with an upbeat spirit. ...

Charles Thompson #999306 - Primary Picture
Livingston, Texas49Straight

Howdy from Texas,

I’m a native Texan who enjoys having fun, laughing, sharing in good clean humor. I like all animals, care about the environment. I have a passion for history, other cultures, especially music. Music is a big part of my day. Prison is a lonely place, a real struggle for beating boredom! All types of music fill my days...

Raiford, FloridaStraight
African American

Hello, my name is Rodney. I'm 50 years old. I'm 6 feet tall 190 pounds. I've been down for 11 years now. I'm single, but I'm a proud father of 5. My children are my life.

I'm currently working my way through the appellate system and fighting for my freedom. I'm currently on death row, but I haven't given up. I'm a fairly optimistic guy and I'm always down to laugh. I enjoy a good...

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San Quentin, California45Straight
African American

Hey!  Hey you!!   Don’t pass by without checking me out….

I'm not smiling cuz I haven't met you yet!  (smile)

This opportunity is for me to inform you briefly of what I'm all about.  After reading this introduction maybe you'll find me to be an interesting guy.  My energy despite my unwanted situation, is positive.

I'm 45 years young!...

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Demond Bluntson #00999602Primary Picture
Livingston, Texas44Straight
African American

Akin to strolling the beach and seeing a seashell that stands out, curiously, you pick it up and so the discovery begins…

Hi, I’m Demond and I like beautiful things. Does that make me shallow? Consider this, I studies Psychology for several years. Something I learned is  that attractive people have a lot of internal struggle and are often ridiculed and their confidence is confused...

San Quentin, California50Straight
African AmericanSpiritual

Profound Salutations,

My name is William Wright.  I am currently incarcerated on Death Row.  I am a person that stands on firm principles and being real is one of those principles that resonates in my essence.  So, from behind these walls, I reach out with a strong, yet humble spirit, seeking to connect with someone that's down to earth, that has the liberty to open a...

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Raleigh, North Carolina42Straight
African AmericanChristian


My name is Marcus.  I honestly can't wait to meet you and begin what I know will be an amazing friendship. 

I love to laugh, listen to music, read and learn about other cultures.  I'm a Leo and fit my Zodiac sign perfectly, meaning that I'm very passionate about the things I get into.  I'm attentive, protective, and curious.  I believe that no...