Inside Out

One Actors Nightmarish Journey Of Incarceration

by Jack Kearney

Inside Out weaves together an engrossing story of a young actor who, after volunteering for a unique project to teach drama to inmates of the local medium-security prison,months later finds himself locked in a cell as a convict. Where he now has already made friends and unforgiving enemies. It introduces the reader to multitude of characters. Some are good, some are bad, and a few are just evil. When he is brutally attacked and raped by. his enemies his workshop friends avenge him, in a series of events that will have any audience cheering. It is a fictional account of what happens to an “Everyman” that gets caught up in a system deliberately designed to treat all felons the same. There has never been a plot, no book or film, that has an innocent protagonist thrown into prison where he already knows some of the inmates. Flashbacks also lets you see the life of a struggling actor in the late 70's.