Category Archives: Desert Storm

Book Review for Powder: Writing by Women in the Ranks from Vietnam to Iraq

Book Review Powder: Writing by Women in the Ranks, from Vietnam to Iraq In her forward to the book Powder Helen Benedict tells the reader that they are about to read stories by women who have “seen and done things … Continue reading

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The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest, for Symmetry

Quest for symmetry; to sooth the savaged ghosts behind my eyes. Quest  

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Veteran Poetry Challenge: 22 a Day, Suicide Awareness Month

There are on average 22 veteran suicides a day. By the time you finish eating dinner another man, woman, father, sister, friend will be gone… To the Wall Back to the wall cornered by wars brutal mental movie projector playing … Continue reading

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