“Separated by thick, soundproof glass, I told her Happy Mother’s Day through a hand-held black jail phone connected to the wall by thick metal cords. She was so close but untouchable. The power of touch heals, connects, nourishes and soothes. Not being able to kiss, touch or hug my mom was unbearable. Our system robs thousands of American children of that crucial bond.”

Read More.

Share this post