Category Archives: war

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Waiting for Word on Their Relatives at the 452nd CSH, Afghanistan

At the 452nd CSH in Afghanistan, civilian casualties would be brought by medivac helicopter, car, donkey and sometimes dragged in on blankets by relatives. Relatives who made it to the hospital and could pass security and Civil Affairs checks were … Continue reading

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Eight Thousand Nine Hundred and Seventy-Seven Plus

8,977.     2977 killed (because I won’t honor the memory of the hijackers) 2977 killed (because I won’t honor the memory of the hijackers) over 6,000 injured, and many sickened to death in later years. Your memory was blown … Continue reading

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Guest Author Donna Zephrine: “Misfit”

Donna Zephrine is an Iraq war veteran and accomplished writer. A full bio can be found at Guest Author Bio Donna Zephrine There are many different ways to interpret a misfit.  For whatever reason, whether they are too smart, too … Continue reading

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