A Geek in Prison - A Life Series by Charlie Shrem (Part 7 - I'm a Working Boy Now)

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This is Part 7 in a series about my life as a Geek in Prison. Click my name to follow me and check out my blog for the Preamble and Parts 1-6. All names are changed to protect inmates privacy.

When you first get to prison the advice people give you is "Create a routine, become busy and find things to do". During my first few weeks there I thought everyone was nuts. How the hell do I stay busy? I was waking up in the morning and the only thing I had planned was meals in the chow hall. The days went on for years and I would lay in bed and read half the day. I was extremely unproductive.

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A Geek in Prison - A Life Series by Charlie Shrem (Part 6 - On Muslims and Jews)

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This is Part 6 in a series about my life as a Geek in Prison. Click my name to follow me and check out my blog for the Preamble and Parts 1-5. All names are changed to protect inmates privacy.

This is a post I've been wanting to write for a while, even since I was in prison. The following is my personal experience in prison. I do not know what happens in other prisons or county jails rather I am writing about my personal experience.

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A Geek in Prison - A Life Series by Charlie Shrem (Part 5 - Unit Life & The Shrempresso)

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This is Part 5 in a series about my life as a Geek in Prison. Click my name to follow me and check out my blog for the Preamble and Parts 1-4. All names are changed to protect inmates privacy.

I apologize for the delay in posting Part 5. I have been a little under the weather this week, which is probably being brought on by stress as my full release is this Friday. If you are in South Florida, I will be speaking next week followed by a dinner. Would love to see fellow Steemers! http://meetup.com/Tampa-Bay-Bitcoineers/events/233921902/

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A Geek in Prison - A Life Series by Charlie Shrem (Part 4 - Getting Sick, Sober, & Healthy with Yoga)

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This is Part 4 in a series about my life as a Geek in Prison. Click my name to follow me and check out my blog for the Preamble and Parts 1-3. All names are changed to protect inmates privacy.

I was stressed. So I drank. A lot.

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A Geek in Prison - A Life Series by Charlie Shrem (Part 3 - I'm Actually in Prison)

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This is Part 3 in a series about my life as a Geek in Prison. Click my name to follow me and check out my blog for the Preamble and Parts 1-2. All names are changed to protect inmates privacy.

Woke up around 7am, barely slept through the night. The total shock of yesterday is starting to kick in. Omar said it would be super hard to sleep and he was right, but the earplugs helped a little. I took a shower this morning, there wasn’t much of a wait. Using the showers are like trying to land an airplane on a runway with no traffic control. All the planes that are waiting to land and take off are speaking to each other directly.

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