Gay prison dating
There is, underneath society's hatred of his transgressions, a possibility for that man to rise above his past ... Online sites for dating prisoners have proliferated in recent years.
Inmate Forums allow members to post on topics of interest.
While he encourages people to befriend prisoners through his site, Bischke stresses that those who engage with the incarcerated need to be cautious.
“This is meet-an-inmate.com, not meet-a-girl-scout.com! People can get an image of what they think a person is like from a photo, description and a few letters,” Bischke warned.
One compelling prospect, Israel Cosme, age 30, displays his perfectly toned chest to visitors of telling all takers, “I love to laugh and have been told I have a great sense of humor.” Precious Johnson in her profile on the same site cracks a cute smile above the message: “I am looking for a nice, patient, funny, and understanding man for a genuine friendship that could possibly lead to more.” Few prisoners in the United States have Internet access; therefore, for the incarcerated to make that special connection online, someone on the outside must get them started. With fees in the range of -75, prisoner dating sites charge willing friends to list an inmate’s vital statistics on the web — or the company can mail the necessary forms to the wannabe lover behind bars who then mails them in.
Once a prisoner’s information makes it online, interested parties pick potential partners as they would on any other matching site.Friends of participating inmates pay to update prisoners’ statuses and upload photos (and curiously people who are not inmates also join).