Activity: 10 comments, 34 transcriptions


  • Thanks for writing! I finished the transcription for your post. Your writing is beautiful and poignant, and I hope you're staying safe and healthy.
    on Con-Covid-19-Eastre by Johnny E. Mahaffey April 21, 2020
  • I, for one, find your work to be very entertaining. Thank you for sharing your stories, I hope you are healthy and well.
    on Comment Response by Kelly Jones April 21, 2020
  • Your words of love are beautiful. Thank you for sharing such a personal note. Hope you are healthy and safe.
    on Love Note by Steve J. Burkett April 23, 2020
  • I finished the transcription for your post. Thank you for writing such a beautiful reply. I look forward to hearing the next part of your story. Wishing you the best.
    on Comment Response by Kelly Jones April 25, 2020
  • Thanks for writing! I just wanted to let you know that someone is reading and appreciating the poetry you write. You have a beautiful voice that shows through in the way you paint pictures with your words. All the best to you, hope you're staying healthy. (May 8, 2020)
    on Poetry by Steve J. Burkett May 8, 2020
  • Hi Doug! Thank you for writing, I hope you are well too. I am so sorry that the guard is being immature and rude to you. It shows on your character the way in which you react to his petty attempts. I don't know about you, but I believe in ...
    on Dear Reader.....5/3/20 by Douglas Blaine Matthews May 11, 2020
  • Hi Kelly! First off, thank you for writing back. That's a great question! To put it simply, Between the Bars asks for people to transcribe letters in order to help make them more accessible to search engines as well as translators and other visitors who may not know English. I ...
    on Comment Response by Kelly Jones May 13, 2020
  • Hi Kelly! Glad to see an update from you. Sorry that your cellie is being an a-hole, but it shows your deep character the way you seem to be handling it all. In other news, I'm glad to hear that Redbeard is getting transferred, he needs a lesson in karma ...
    on Still on lockdown by Kelly Jones May 19, 2020
  • Hi Doug! I hope this finds you well. Right now, I'm finishing Cosmicomics by Italo Calvino. I find it hard to focus when I read so it has taken me a while to finish it. But it's a wonderful book consisting of short stories following the journey of a molecule ...
    on Dear Reader.....5/3/20 by Douglas Blaine Matthews June 16, 2020
  • Hi Kelly! Good to read your writing again. I am sorry that the authorities at your prison are not following basic guidelines for showers and rec, I'm gonna send them a letter to check in on that because that is simply not fair. What do you normally do during Rec? ...
    on Put the Bunny Back in the Box by Kelly Jones June 17, 2020