Archive for August, 2009

From A Student

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

This was sent to me by George this week-it was written by one of his students, Donnie Nipper. I was down in Coleman, 2009 In the Federal Prison, doing time That’s where I met George, he is a friend of mine. He instructs a “Creative Writing” class, he asked me to come He has a […]

IVP & George Martorano

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

August 20, 2009 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IVP Designs, a manufacturer of prison-themed tee shirts and other apparel, has reached an agreement with federal prisoner George Martorano to produce a line of apparel and other products intended to promote awareness of Martorano’s ongoing incarceration. Martorano is believed to be serving the longest sentence in US history […]

Visits with George

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

Once a week, sometimes on a monday, but mostly fridays, I travel to Coleman Medium to visit with George. It takes about an hour and twenty minutes to get there-with no traffic. Upon arrival I have to fill out a visitation form and wait. Sometimes they call you right away and other times it seems […]