What LifeLines is all about

Last weekend’s LifeLines spring conference was, as always, a fantastic event, bringing together long-time members and relatively new writers in the beautiful and historic city of York. I always look forward to conferences. Not only do we get some amazing speakers, but it’s also great to meet other members and hear about their experiences. Our…

An unexpected friendship

I joined LifeLines as I’ve always been interested in death row and the death penalty and, to be honest, because I thought it would look good on my CV, as I’m a Psychology student. I was a bit apprehensive about joining as I felt almost scared and didn’t know how ‘safe’ it was to write to…

Writing to Bob

I first heard of LifeLines from my eldest daughter just over twelve years ago now, when she came home for a few days and happened to say that she was writing to someone on death row in the USA and had been doing so for a couple of years. I must admit my first reaction…