Category Archives: Afghanistan

Compassionate Drones?

Drones flew into our lives and consciousness straight out of some futuristic robotic Armageddon. News coverage of shadowy figures moving around on grainy backgrounds leave viewers wondering. If that is what the drone operators, in their secure bunkers hundreds or thousands … Continue reading

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Veteran Poetry: Elusive Enemy

Elusive Enemy Never the soldier with the flag draped over my heart, I looked for the enemy diligently in every bloody cavity. I peered into bullet holes of eleven year old Taliban fighters, Down the dissected gash of a known … Continue reading

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In Honor of Veterans Day: One Week of Veterans Poetry

Saturday, November 11 Americans celebrate as Veterans Day although the roots are in Armistice Day, but that is another story… Poetry is a song of the soul, what better way to see into the veteran experience. Walt Whitman will kick … Continue reading

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