Comics / Web ExclusivesA Hard Road to WalkAn excerpt from The Outside Circle, a forthcoming graphic novel about crime and rehabilitation April 21, 2015April 21, 2015 - by Patti LaBoucane-BensonPatti LaBoucane-Benson Illustration by Kelly Mellings Updated 19:13, Apr. 21, 2015 | Published 17:02, Apr. 21, 2015 Excerpted from The Outside Circle copyright © 2015 by Patti LaBoucane-Benson, illustrations copyright © 2015 by Native Counselling Services of Alberta. Reproduced with permission from House of Anansi Press, Toronto. Patti LaBoucane-Benson is a featured speaker at the sold-out Walrus Talks Aboriginal City. Visit thewalrus.ca/live on Thursday, April 23, 7 p.m. MT to watch live streaming video. Patti LaBoucane-BensonPatti LaBoucane-Benson is the director of research and evaluation at the Native Counseling Services of Alberta.