"To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly." - Henri Bergson
Josh as a Toddler
If we fight for them when they're little, why would we give up on them when they grow older?
Josh and Bubby
Josh in the arms of his older brother William.
Luther, William, and Josh
Josh (right) and his brothers Luther (left) and William (middle) were very close when growing up.
Luther, William, and Josh II
Several years later the kids posed in almost the same position. Josh is on the right, Luther on the left, and William in the back.
Clearly a fake background, but Josh loves nature and fishing.
Josh, Dog Ike, and Thomas
Josh (left) and his cousin Thomas (right) enjoyed playing with this beautiful dog. In February 2013, Thomas passed away. Josh was devastated when he heard the news.
Yes, That's Josh!
One of the more unique photos of Josh.
Josh and his Niece
Joshua often took care of his niece while his mom worked. To this day, his niece comes to visit him in prison. She loves Joshua.
Family Visit in 2007
Josh with his mom and dad, as well as his little brother (in red) in the beginning of 2007. This photograph was taken at the Correctional Reception Center.
Staying Fit in Prison
Josh tries to stay as healthy as he possibly can behind bars.
Family Visit in 2009
Josh with his mom and niece on a visit at Lebanon Correctional Facility, Ohio.
PenPal Ad Photo
This is the photograph that Josh submitted to HEAL Online's website.
Joshua and Stefanie
Josh and Steff on a visit in May, 2013. Stefanie visits Josh twice a month.
Josh and His Niece
Josh enjoying to play around with his niece in August, 2014.
Josh's GED Graduation Ceremony
On August 12th, 2014, we celebrated this great accomplishment with Josh. He was able to eat pizza for the first time in many years.
Visit in August 2014
Josh and Steff on a visit in 2014. They are celebrating the fact that Josh's security level is being dropped.
Josh and Steff in November 2014
Visits at Warren Correctional Institution are amazing. Josh's nose is a little red, because he sat outside on a bench to enjoy the beautiful November weather.
Sometimes, Josh can act really silly in the visiting room.
Visit at WCI
Josh and Steff at Warren Correctional Institution in Lebanon, Ohio. This photograph was taken in October, 2014.
Josh on November 9th, 2014.
Josh and his mom on a family visit the day after Valentine's Day.
Lady and the Tramp
Josh and his niece pose in front of a background of "Lady and the Tramp", Josh's favorite childhood movie.
Josh and Obeezy
Friends behind bars.
Josh has supporters from all around the world: Germany and India just to mention a few of them.
Joshua with the Dogs
Josh trains service dogs for the organization 4 Paws for Ability in Xenia, Ohio.
Father's Day Celebration
In June, 2015, Josh was able to celebrate Father's Day with his little niece, mom, and Steff.
After more than 10 years, Josh finally had some grapes.
Josh and the Dogs II
Josh with service dogs in training: Gecko and Gumby.