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PLACES PLEASE? An Open Letter to the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles in Which I Attempt to Identify and Reject My Role as Victim

Seven years ago a man broke into my house. I found him. He was arrested and spent 5 years in prison. I wrote a letter to the parole board, although I never sent it. In the end, I actually didn't, and still don't, believe any representative of the state cared what I had to say. This is the first time the essay has been distributed publicly.

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