Prison Flowers

Prison Flowers

Flavia Ribeiro de Castro


With a gradual, considerate narrative pushed by means of an extreme rhythm, the writer immerses the reader in her tale from the first actual bankruptcy. As she relates the rigors and pleasures of her paintings in the chilly prison atmosphere, she turns out in a position to make us suppose precisely what she desires: she makes us giggle, cry, mirror, and face our personal doubts and barriers. She stocks intimacies and secrets and techniques with us, making the reader her associate and confidant, and we discover ourselves aiding her the entire way.

Based on actual studies, felony flora is either an strange mystery and an exploration of the feminine realm and its mysteries. A publication that gives fact, emotion, lifestyles tales, few certainties and plenty of doubts. A gripping story that exposes the exclusion, abandonment and violence rife in women’s prisons in Brazil, yet while exhibiting how the area could be remodeled with affection, appreciate and difficult work.

Flavia Ribeiro de Castro was once born in São Paulo in 1962. With a level in company administration from the collage of São Paulo, she applies her wisdom in the fields of schooling and social paintings. She has labored with young ones in want, youngsters whose rights were violated and illiterate adults. She has volunteered in shelters, shantytowns and small rural groups. She was once head of a proper college and coordinator of schooling for Illiterate Adults and youth within the municipality of São Sebastião. In São Paulo, she served as director of the Butantã look after and a member of the Cruzada Pró-Infância counselling board. In 2006 she demonstrated the NGO Educaalma, which develops tasks facing schooling for Communal Living.

Flavia has dedicated herself to social explanations when you consider that youth and believes that voluntary paintings endows her with a greater realizing either one of the area and of her personal own tale. From October 2004, she spent greater than a yr volunteering at Santos Women’s reformatory with the purpose of establishing a tradition of peace. 5 years on, she has made up our minds to percentage her reviews.

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