Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – September 3, 2012

Monday, September 3, 2012 These days have become very difficult for me.  I hate commissary food, I’m sick of it.  I don’t know what direction to take right now.  This is all taking a serious toll on my soul. It’s time to get past this mess.  If something happens then so be it!  This is… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – September 3, 2012

Monday, September 3, 2012 These days have become very difficult for me.  I hate commissary food, I’m sick of it.  I don’t know what direction to take right now.  This is all taking a serious toll on my soul. It’s time to get past this mess.  If something happens then so be it!  This is… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 26, 2012

Sunday, August 26, 2012  I finally found Joel Osteen today on television.. He is just as pleasant to watch as he is to read.  Today I’m trying to relax and take it easy. The anxiety from being worried about whether or not I’ll be one of the guys that they’re going to move really has… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 25, 2012

Saturday, August 25, 2012  I stopped in at the unit manager’s office to confirm whether or not they’re going to be moving some people around and if there’s anything I could do personally to keep from being moved. The rumors are true, they will be moving about 50 men to other areas of the prison. The… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 24, 2012

Friday, August 24, 2012  I am worried that I might get moved to another block. The caseworker for our block said that they’ll be moving around 50 people out of here to other various units. You would think after all the many times I’ve been moved to other locations that I would get used to this… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 23, 2012

Thursday, August 23, 2012  My dear sweet friends Gretchen and her mother Perry are trying to come visit me on the 30th. First I have to get an approval from the prison to be on my list of visitors. I really hope that they make it. Gretchen is only in town, visiting friends and family… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 22, 2012

Wednesday, August 22, 2012  I can’t stop thinking about the great visit I had with my mother and daughter last Saturday. At the same time I get overcome by guilt and remorse for all the times in Caitlin’s life that I wasn’t present. She reminded me of important times to come that I’m going to… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 21, 2012

Tuesday, August 21, 2012  Today I had the opportunity to watch two movies this was a nice break from the reality of prison. As I left the movie I heard a Sgt. talking to the guard about how they busted one of their coworkers for bringing in bags of tobacco and cell phones for inmates… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 20, 2012

Monday, August 20, 2012  The other day my bunky heard some guys talking in the kitchen about a gang war in the yard. They mentioned hiding shanks under the dirt all over the yard. This of course was my cue to stay away from the yard until this war is over.  Well I’m glad I… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 19, 2012

Sunday, August 19, 2012  Today, I know I’m on the right track. I’m continuing to stay busy with my reading and writing. I do it for my future and the future of my children.  As I speak to one of the guards about my hall pass and start to walk off, the guard jokes about… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 18, 2012

Saturday, August 18, 2012  Today was a wonderful day  I was pleasantly surprised with a visit from my beautiful daughter Caitlin. We had a great time together, with my mother also, just the three of us, me and my two favorite ladies. Caitlin is maturing so fast. She looks more like a young woman every… Read More

Steven Dybvad – Personal Journal Entry – August 17, 2012

Friday, August 17, 2012  Remaining faithful to my routine has kept me very busy. I thoroughly enjoy keeping up with politics, learning new words to add to my vocabulary, reading and documenting information is no longer a task for me, and has become some of the things that I look forward to.  I can’t wait to… Read More


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