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"Awful to see and hear about war in this 20th century. In a century where often leaders speak about peace, progress, prosperity, long-term pro..." Read More

July 22nd 1979 The most vile yet effective political event of the modern era Read More
In Mayhem 337, Rickard, an embedded U.S. Army Infantry Combat Advisor, powerfully recounts his experiences during a nine-month period of intense combat deep in the mountains of Eastern Afghanistan. His graphic account guides you through fierce combat from the streets of Khost City, to deadly mountain warfare while based at… Read More
Felt being betrayed and defeated, the ruined nation stopped licking its wounds. It was cynically recovering. The youth demanded the security forces use fresh teargas cartridges against them because they detest the expired ones; it smells rotten. Read More

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Three permanent problems challenge Iraq, the first is it's geographical neighboring with Iran, the second is its Oil wealth that attracted the greed of the Superpowers, and the third is the lack of political skill to navigate through the other two challenges. However, the land is fertile with champions as… Read More

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On the 16th anniversary of the US-led invasion During the initial invasion phase, which lasted from 19 March to 1 May 2003, About 130,000 US and 45,000 British soldiers invaded Iraq. An additional 38 countries provided troops to support military operations during and after the invasion. Unfortunately, there were no… Read More
Never again in the entire history the word edited here will be granted for a freedom we all may be gifted with a peace of mind. Here this day starts earning something we can never give back unless the fight for our living may be a grant we will… Read More
A coalition war pilot is caught and saved from the mob and is more presented the truth of Iraq than interrogated. An anti war piece, the powerful think you'll never catch on. Read More
A call to try writing with Mesopotamian Cuneiform symbols Read More

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what are the religious and cultural characteristics that have affected consumption in the market in the society of iraq? Read More
The serious discourse about the next war began against a backdrop of drum beating and the braying of talking heads, wanabe paladins, side show hawkers, whores and pimps started immediately after the greatest threat to the Christian free world since the Moors invaded Spain and Central Europe was vanquished… Read More
A gritty war story about brotherhood and loss during the height of counter-insurgency operations in Al Anbar Province. Read the story of one of the hardest hit Infantry Battalions in the Iraq War,and the affect it had on the Marines who fought that difficult conflict. The 1st Marine Division… Read More

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A personal memoir of my experiences leading up to and during Operatioin Iraqi Freedom 1. I Will be writing four more chapters which go into the first year of my platoon's deployment during the invasion of Iraq. Read More
A Veteran's Battle was inspired by the breathtaking true story of one Iraqi War veteran who returned home with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and a traumatic brain injury (TBI). A man who went from working two jobs to being sent overseas. The events that took place will truly hit home,… Read More
I will rise and lead. I will use my positivism as a weapon and let my hope become my shield against all the negative words of people, all that which tries to push me to the void, and all the cold winds coming to extinguish my spark. I will get… Read More
This is the second part of a seven part addition to the Rose Houston saga. In this story, Sergeant First Class Rose Houston and her MP platoon meet Defense Department contractor William Travis Austin at the Military Passenger Terminal at the Baghdad International Airport. Things could have gone smoother. Read More
A short fiction story about the trials and tribulations of being a good combat soldier in the midst of devils, demons and unrecognized guardian angels, good luck and bad luck and immigrants in America. Read More
Another blast from the past. Breakfast at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait and a much younger Prodigal Texan earning money for college in the service of the U.S.A. Read More
This is a reprint of an email home from the Sandbox at Chrismta, 2008. Please enjoy. Read More
Sergeant First Class Rock Hard of Cold Water, Kansas, is a United States Army Ranger. One of the best. Today, he is leading a six man team of Rangers on a reconnaissance of one of the most dangerous areas of Afghanistan, an area where Rangers, Recon Marines, and United States… Read More

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While he is being interrogated he is thinking of escape.It is now or never.... Read More
Rose Houston, American Street Cop and mulatto great-great-great Granddaughter of Sam Houston, responds to America's clarion call to service in the sandbox. This is the short fictional story of her last patrol in Eastside Baghdad. Read More
Two brothers, alone after devastation, in the middle of the Iran-Iraq war. 1980. And they both need to survive. Read More
A brief essay on man and how we as a society have veered from the path our forefather's had planned for us when they laid out the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. I go into detail just how big our National debt is and the unspoken unfunded liabilities.… Read More
Jonathan never thought that he would meet Samantha the love of his dreams by this unexpected way this story goes through emotional situations and investigations, can Jonathan's scar be the reason that they fell for each other? how did he get this so special scar? please read, like and comment… Read More
If you guys like this let me know and I'll turn it into a longer piece. I was going to write a couple of sequels to this anyway but if people really like the writing style I'll do something bigger with it. All for free of course :) Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 16, 2014

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You all are aware of the seriousness of my writings. I have never made why go for this. May be one of the remarkably good word will be the caring feeling from the depths of heart for this kindle know-how that is called the story so far. You will understand… Read More
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