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Buddhist Prison Pen-pals

These are all the Buddhist prisoners we have listed on If you would be interested in corresponding with a Buddhist prison pen-pal, please select one from the list below.


Hi! My name is Terri and I need some positivity in my life! I am a 38-year-old white female seeking a real, authentic friendship. Living in a harsh prison environment, I'm looking for someone who can brighten my day and who needs their own day brightened as well. Someone who can mentally take me out of here, laugh with me, and dream with me.

I've been incarcerated 6 years (...

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My name is Shane and I am 25 years old. I am a very outgoing person. I love nature and anything to do with the outdoors, (hunting, fishing, camping, barbecuing, cliff jumping, mountain climbing, four-wheeling, long aimless drives, etc.) Chance are if I haven't tried something I am willing to give it a try. I would consider myself an open book. I am a very straight forward and...

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Native Hawaiian/Pacific IslanderBuddhist

Hello pen-pal world,

I have finally decided to dip my toes into the waters of the pen-pal ocean. I am looking for a variety of different people for friendships. I enjoy talking to people that are positive and compassionate.

I enjoy the stock market and watching CNBC’s Mad Money with Jim...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 1/1/2021


My name is Artem. I’m looking to meet new friends who can write to me. I enjoy writing poetry, reading and practicing Yoga. I speak fluent Russian, English and Spanish. Also, I graduated from Boston University (Prison Education Program) with a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts and continue to self-educate myself.

Thank you for visiting my profile. I can be reached at the...


Hello, my name is Shane Hancock and having been incarcerated since I was 15 years old on my current sentence. I'm looking for people to write who are willing to share their world in the form of a friendship, for which there is no greater thin then a real friend. Someone that can bring light into a dark place and help make someone a better person through new perspectives. Something that I...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 1/10/2021
Asian AmericanBuddhist

Please stand by.  My profile isn’t posted yet so has put this one up for the time being. My profile will be along shortly, but you don’t need to wait for it.  Please—write me today! 

Thanks, and please check back soon for my real profile.


Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 1/24/2021

18 years ago I was strung out on cocaine and liquor. I lost myself and wreaked havoc. Being arrested was like waking up from a terrible dream, except the consequences and harm I had caused were very real. I accepted responsibility for what I had done and resolved to move forward.

I've come a long way from the scared, angry kid I was. I have completed my bachelor's in psychology, earned...

Hispanic/Latino AmericanBuddhist

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to look at my profile.

I’ll get to the details, I’m 27 a year-old proud father of a beautiful, smart, and wonderful nine-year-old girl that is my world and my driving force and desire to change my past ways and be that walking and talking example of great change for the better.

I spend my time reading, meditating, and focusing on my...

Hispanic/Latino AmericanBuddhist

Here I am! Allow me this golden opportunity to respectfully and humbly say “Hello” to all of the lovely ladies who are viewing this page. Hopefully you’ll find something in common with yourself. If not, it will at least give an itch in your mind to know about me and yourself.

My fall name is Miguel-Angel Vasquez. I’m 40 years young. I’m serving a life sentence, which will change...

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Hispanic/Latino AmericanBuddhist


I made this profile mainly to stay occupied. I’m very interested in learning about different countries and cultures. I plan on pursuing a degree in journalism or computer science. I’m also like to eventually move overseas.

I enjoy reading on a daily bases, mostly non-fiction adventure. Music is also a pretty important thing to me. I love 90’s grunge and metal. Before my...


As they say, a picture can say a thousand words. I'm not your typical American man, my ethnic background is Vietnamese but im trilingual in Vietnamese, Chinese, and English. I've been incarcerated for a little over 5 years and have yet to venture or engage in a write a prisoner ad.

I'm looking to share the person I've become in prison to create friends beyond these walls. A deep...

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Hi, my name is Minh and I'm 31 years old. I love to read in my spare time.

I'm honestly looking for some good conversation and to meet anyone with a good sense of humor. I love to laugh. Hopefully, we can create some great memories together.

If you are writing me through JPay, please leave an address enclosed because I can not reply through JPay.

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 12/26/2020

Hello world, there's nothing intricate about what I have to say. I'm a 50-year-old dude filled with raw energy. I'm into yoga, mindfulness, crocheting, exercising, and reading. As of lately, I've been entering the pin of h. P. Lovecraft his nocturnal craze remaps the inmate architecture of my mind amidst The Bleak first out Squall of those around me. It's no surprise condemnation revealed the...

Black/African AmericanBuddhist

Hello you,

I am a man that has been confined for 24 years on a life sentence, and it is with this effort that I'm seeking to put an end to this haunting loneliness.   It goes without saying that I have a fascination with the opposite sex.   Aside from the physical (body types, scents and the entirety of skin tones encasing the softness), it’s the emotional and...



I hope this finds you well during difficult times. Usually, I’m not lacking in words to say, but, like leaving a voicemail on the phone...suddenly the words escape me.

After 27 years, I’ve forgotten what sand or grass feels like on my bare feet. The sound of the wind blowing...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 12/26/2020
Black/African AmericanBuddhist

Well, Hello! My name is Gimel, I'm 32 years old. I've been incarcerated since 2004 for Armed Robbery.

Despite the turn of events that led me to incarceration, I am actually an outgoing person, who loves the company of good people. I would like to think that I have a very good listener as well as being able to engage in stimulating conversations. I would state that I love to laugh and I...


“Book Nerd Artistic Chick”

Book nerd artist chick looking for smart, fun conversations about current events, ideas, and books. Topics? Politics, culture, human behavior, morals, theory of mind, quantum physics, evolution, technology, Non-Fiction, Speculative Fiction, award-winning books/authors.

Asian AmericanBuddhist

First and foremost, thank you for taking the time out of your day to read my profile. I hope I do not disappoint. Anyway, Hi! I hope you are having a wonderful day. My name is Paul. I am looking for a friend to correspond with. I am looking for someone who is smart, funny, down to earth and patient enough to put pen to paper and want to make a new friend. I am single so the sky is the limit to...


Hello to all dog lovers! My name is James and I am a Master Dog Trainer in the prison K9 Program in Colorado.

I am looking to meet like-minded people who share my passion for rescue dogs. I started the program because I felt that saving dogs from being euthanized would be a great way to spend my time. Little did I know that sharing my life with these precious animals would in turn save...

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Black/African AmericanBuddhist

Hi, I’m Mike. I’m 28 years of age, 6’0” tall and weigh approximately 175 pounds with an athletic build. And despite appearances, I’m very easygoing. I find peace in simplicity and feel as though a good laugh is the remedy for a bad day.

I enjoy dancing, karaoke, amusement parks, the beach and hanging out with friends and family. Hopefully I’ve piqued your interest. I’m looking forward...

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Asian AmericanBuddhist


First, I would like to say I hope everyone out there is safe and virus free. I also would like to thank all the Massachusetts residents that supported raising the age of juvenile offenders, because of that I have light at the end of the tunnel.

About me; I am an outgoing person that likes to laugh and have good conversations with anyone who does not mind my corny jokes! I...

Profile Alert! This profile was updated on 12/28/2020
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Asian AmericanBuddhist

It is here that I find myself, in the midst of it all, enduring the slings and arrows of an outrageous fortune.

In brief, I’m, half Chinese, half White temporary resident of Texarkana Low, a foreign land in my eyes.  I’m the type who loves German shepherds, hiking, travel, exotic and healthy food, free-thinkers, philosophy and opera.  People call me upfront, exuberant, and...


Hey, my name is Reine Fleur but you can call me Fleur (rhymes with blur).

I'm 47 years old, a Scorpio, and from the San Francisco Bay Area. I am 5 ft. tall and 126 lbs.

I'm looking for someone who will be there for me whether I'm inside or out. I have a great sense of humor and love to laugh, so please be funny! I am family-oriented, love animals (especially dogs), all sorts of...

Profile Alert! Coming home as early as 4/21/2021! Send Welcome Home Guide.
Asian AmericanBuddhist

Hello, welcome to my profile.

Before I begin, I would like to say that although I am in an unworthy place, it doesn’t mean that the person that’s here isn’t worthy. 

My name is Siem, but people call me “Y.G.” I’m from Lowell, Massachusetts and I pass my time by doing anything that...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 1/9/2021


So you know, this is my first time putting myself out there like this. My deep and hollow loneliness has spurred me to cast my fate upon the winds, in hopes the universe will lead someone to me through this gateway and we can help each other through these trying times.

I seek nothing other than meaningful companionship and I’m truly grateful for this opportunity to...