Jessica Phoenix Sylvia is a formerly incarcerated community organizer, consultant, and social justice writer. She works with www.studyandstruggle.com and is currently working on a prison censorship exhibit called Return To Sender. Contact her at AbolitionJess1@gmail.com to commission her work.
Rebuilding a life after years in a cage is a daunting task and some of those challenges are quantified and documented. But there are many more complicated, nuanced challenges that are less popularly known and harder to turn into data.