- 100 Years!
This book is a true story of how one man attempts to end the cycle of prison in his family. Mark’s family wasted more than one hundred years in prison. Mark shares some of his most personal parts of his life in order to prevent others from experiencing some of the same things. Mark understands that there are a number of other families with multiple family member in prison. This problem isn’t isolated to Mark’s family but is a community as well as a society issue. This is much more than a street, drugs, or crime story. This is a story of courage, determination and faith as Mark makes positive changes in his life. After serving more than a decade in prison for drugs, Mark was released and had a new perspective on life. He went on to make significant changes in his life. He didn’t allow the tags or stigmas of being an ex-felon to hold him back. There were a number of challenges that he faced when seeking employment but he continued in each instance. This is a must read and has the potential of making a significant difference in our world. The book is scheduled for release in March or April 2015.
Good Day Everyone,
I wanted to give everyone an update on my upcoming book title “100 Years, A Journey to End a Vicious Cycle.” I am a first time author writing a nonfiction memoir about the continued cycle of prison within my own family. When I was a teenager I was involved with drugs and the life of the streets. I ended up spending a lot of time in prison. My dad, younger brother, a few cousins, and myself have all been in prison. We collectively wasted over 100 years in prison. There are a number of people with multiple family member in prison. This is a serious problem that needs to come to an end. I will share my experience of dealing with this as well as my journey to bring this cycle to an end. My goal is to prevent others from experiencing prison by making wise decisions. I was released from prison ten years ago and have made a number of positive changes in my life. I now wake up in the morning with the attitude of wanted to set a good example for others to follow.
To learn more about Mark follow the links below! Mark wishes that everyone will have a great day and think before making a poor decision!
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Journey100years is a new blog looking to assist teenagers as well as adults. There is a high recidivism rate for both juveniles as well as adult offenders. There are a high percentage of juvenile offenders that ends up within an adult facility. Mark Baynard established journey100years in order to address a number of issues. Mark has a wealth of personal experiences of making poor decisions. He is now looking to offer alternatives during those challenges. Mark is open to advice or suggestions on how to successfully reach out to these individuals in need.