Find less outlaw glamour and more practical advice in the top choice of Prison Talk s David Frisk: 'How to Do Good After Prison: A Handbook For Successful Reentry,' by Michael B. Jackson. Jackson, who spent 10 years in prison for armed robbery and drug offenses, also informs and inspires convicts and former convicts at the JointFX Web site and on his YouTube channel. --NY Times Magazine "This Weeks Recommendation" 4/6/08
Great Book! Everyone entering prison should be handed a copy. Very straightforward, down-to-earth, and knowledgeable. Extremely practical and supportive. The advice is terrific on all levels. --Writer's Digest
Overcoming the barriers to a successful life after doing time in prison will be a lifelong journey for any person. This book is written to inspire, motivate and guide the man committed to making his journey productive, positive and prosperous --Michael B. Jackson
About the Author
Michael B. Jackson is author and publisher of 3 books, How to Do Good After Prison: A Handbook for the Committed man (2001), How to Love and Inspire Your Man After Prison (2003), and Como Cumplir Con Tus Obligaciones: Al Salir De La Prision: Guia practica una vida mejor (2005). He is a motivational speaker and Transition/NuEntry Readiness trainer for incarcerated people. formerly incarcerated people and their families.The New Jersey Juvenile Justice Commission has employed him for 21 years. Mr. Jackson, who was formerly incarcerated, has been featured in numerous newspapers and has appeared on several national television and radio shows.