Alice Marie Johnson: Bloom Where You’re Planted… In Prison (Pt 1)

An Army of Normal Folks

Jan 2 2024 • 45 mins

In 1996, Alice decided to “bloom where you’re planted”—in prison. After receiving an unexpected life sentence, she got to work serving her fellow prisoners by helping them with vocational training, organizing plays, the very first Special Olympics events in a prison, and even loving some as they died as a hospice volunteer. And once she got pardoned, Alice’s service has only accelerated.

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