Broken Spirit: Let It Go So You Can Grow narrative is comparing the link between miseducation and mass incarceration. Maryam Bey attributes her success in this area to all the brothers and sisters she worked with beginning with former Councilwoman-at-Large Bessie Walker's Newark, New Jersey Municipal Council Office as the councilwoman's Legislative Aide, The Kintock Group, Delaney Hall, Essex County Correctional Facility and Newark Reentry Services. Maryam does not allow clients, inmates or residents to make excuses for their criminal behavior. Top of her list is Attitude and Responsibility. Maryam's intentions are for individuals to recognize their greatness within, so they live their purpose in life.