William Mersey is a writer and blogger who's been published in the New York Times, the New York Daily News and New York Magazine, as well as in Gallery, Oui, and Screw Magazines. From January 3 to November 18 of 2019, Mersey was imprisoned in the Metropolitan Correction Center for tax fraud, where he spent a significant amount of time in the company of Paul Manafort and Jeffrey Epstein. For more of his thoughts on prison life, the BOP and MCC, go to db-lockdown.com for everything you ever wanted to know about prison but were deathly afraid to ask.