Deployment stories, books, poems, and more

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I am a mother of 2 young toddlers and a veteran. After separating from the Air Force, some of my former flight members started to deploy overseas. One in particular is a single mom with two young boys. I wanted to make her a book that she could share with… Read More

Book / Romance

September 30, 2016

Reads: 482

Shelves: 1

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stabbed out side her own apartment by a demented man who disappears only to try again a year later, but can her friends and the marine she is involved with stop him before he kills her and can her marine make that next step and tell her he loves her… Read More

Reads: 476

Shelves: 1

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Lost within…. A pitch black forest Surround by cages To keep things trapped in. Read More
Reflections on a commitment to our country Read More
a short letter about what it means to me to be his girlfriend. if you feel the same way maybe it'll make you feel better to read that you aren't alone. happy valentine's day everyone. Read More

Book / Romance

September 20, 2014

Reads: 421

Comments: 19

Shelves: 1

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Its the first chapter with more to come. A twist of fate as these two very different lives colide read about Henry and Sebastian's first meeting here and now. Read More

Short Story / Romance

February 14, 2014

Reads: 150

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Marley prepares herself for the life of being a military girlfriend. Bryce gets deployed and is later missing in action. Will Marley be prepared for the emotional toll the deployment will take on her? Will she ever be ready for the possibly of never seeing Bryce ever again? Read More
Troops are moved to the rail road for deployment to Europe in Fort Worth Texas 1943. Read More

Reads: 240

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A supposedly safe police training mission in Afghanistan gets out of hand as young soldiers find themselves ill prepared and ill equipped in a warzone. A true story of my first deployment. Reader discretion is advised: This story is not censored and contains acts that can be perceived as shocking.… Read More

Book / Young Adult

September 23, 2012

Reads: 154

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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When 18 year old Ashley meets 21 year old Chris at her friends barbeque they immediatly become great friends. But then Ashley finds out that Chris is in the Army and is leaving to go to Afghanistan after disaster strikes in New York, how will she cope after she's become… Read More

Reads: 119

Shelves: 1

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My boyfriend is in the army and he's going to be deployed soon. I wrote this to gets my feelings sorted out. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 28, 2011

Reads: 109

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Sometimes it's hard to hear people complaining about how hard their life is when I haven't seen my family in three years. Just a quick poem that came to me as I was on the plane from my last deployment. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 14, 2011

Reads: 123

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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Personal story about what its like to be deployed and finding out you know nothing.. That from day one it was a lie... Read More

Reads: 57812

Comments: 1284

Shelves: 2

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Can a friendship turn into something more? Bailey Williams is an 18 year old marine brat with more strength then you can even imagine. After watching her father leave since she was little and having to fight for her life as well can change a person. But the one person… Read More

Reads: 3637

Comments: 116

Shelves: 1

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Libby is a Defence Force kid. All the guys in her family have served the ADF (Australian Defence Force.) she was always set on becoming an ADF wife just like the rest of her family, but when her father is in Afghanistan, he is injured by a roadside bomb and… Read More

Reads: 61265

Comments: 873

Shelves: 1

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Ryan Banks life isn’t easy. It never was. Not from when she was born prematurely with her brother TJ, to every time her father leaves with the United States Marine Corps. Fallow Ryan as she suffers heart break, new love, old love, and pain. Mental and Physical. ***This is the… Read More

Reads: 1712

Comments: 33

Shelves: 1

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Shannon Bradley has always been raised to be strong and faithful having most of the family men being Marines. Now it’s her twin brother’s turn to become a Marine, and she never been apart from him more than two days. How is she going to make it? And what if… Read More

Reads: 2275

Comments: 99

Shelves: 1

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**FINISHED** Rose Locks dad went missing during deployment along with ten other men. Not only does it slowly driver her insane with sadness, she also has to deal with her three older brothers, and two best guy friends also being deployed! Then, as if to make matters worse, her mom… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 16, 2009

Reads: 141

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Lady wolf guess who Read More
The ten commandments one should follow when returning from deployment. Read More
Beginning of a deployment story of one solider with the 101st Airborne to Iraq in 2003 Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 09, 2009

Reads: 245

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem dedicated to a special Marine. Read More

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