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The Big Lebowski enters No Country For Old Men in this high octane, high adrenaline dark comedy “semi-true” thriller that centers on the adventures of a small town marijuana dealing slacker who in his never ending quest for cold beer, hot women, and a good buzz runs afoul of… Read More

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May 29, 2018

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After returning from the war, I profess my love to a long time friend. Read More

Tags: love, war, friends, navy, sailor

Overview Screaming Batfish Blues by Scott L Anderson Burning hotter than a flaming shot of grain alcohol, Screaming Batfish Blues is a cannibas and booze fueled paranoid vision of military and governmental conspiracy told through the eyes of two marijuana dealing sailors serving in the post-Vietnam era… Read More
This is the original manuscript (SALT ON THE NUTS: THE ADVENTURES OF A WHITE TRASH SAILOR) for a book that was later re-titled and published as SNORTING THE DEVIL'S DANDRUFF before it was highly edited and cut down on page length. Here is the description for STTD from it's… Read More
Tunya Rae learned about the economic opportunities of the world’s oldest profession and picked up a mentor—Tangilique Veeona Grigsby, also known by her working monicker as “Marilyn Monroe,” took her under her arm. Tunya Rae was soon talking the talk, walking the walk, and negotiating the price of blowjobs,… Read More
The word navy formerly denoted fleets of both commercial and military nature. In modern usage "navy" used alone always denotes a military fleet. It is the branch of a nation's armed forces principally designated for naval and amphibious warfare. Alec was a lieutenant colonel for the US Navy... Read More
A short notation of an emotional struggle that former, if not current, military service members go through as they become adjusted to civilian life, given that they return to their homeland(s), with their families and friends. Read More
Imagine if the attack on pearl harbor had failed Read More

Tags: battleship, navy, ww2

war. never was nice, never will be. as i risk my life on this duty i swore to fulfill, i find more to life than i ever expected, now of all times. i guess time will tell how it unfolds for me. Read More

Tags: war, magic, future, navy

A short poem that is part of a series of "color poems" that i created in my free time. Hope you enjoy! Read More

Tags: military, navy

A poor boy living in California, in the 1950's, and the situation surrounding those days. Read More
* This takes place in the same universe as the original Goliath short story. * During a routine recon mission, Navy Seal Team 6 goes missing. The C.I.A has several suspicions, and sends the private security contractor Blackwater to confirm their theories. Read More
With his own memoirs Captain Kenner takes us on an adventure spanning two world wars and a few scrapes in between Read More

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A young officer in the Navy of Napoleonic France leads an exploration into the unexplored centre of Australia. They embark on an adventure that will take them outside of the boundaries of time and space. Giant man eating creatures, lost civilizations, magic, time travel, fabulous treasure and mortal danger are… Read More
Some people say I am mean, well I have news for you, it's not me that's mean, its, well... Read More

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Earnest Seeker is bored teaching in a small-town high school in the US Midwest after living overseas. To get back into the wider world, he resorts to the rather radical act of joining the Navy. He quickly realizes that he is way too educated and knowledgeable for his rank as… Read More
On liberty in Guantanamo Bay Cuba I decide to take a stand for decency and I really should have thought that over! Read More

Tags: navy, uss, talbot, gitmo

Trying to warn shipmates of a scam was a great idea but one sailor would have been better off not hearing the warning! Read More
What the Persian Gulf was like before Desert Storm. Intense situations were everyday occurrences. Read More

Tags: navy, gulf, persian, uss, talbot

When a person falls overboard from a US Warship it's serious business. When the Captain of the vessel falls overboard it's serious scandal! Read More

Tags: john, navy, paul, jones, uss

While serving on a the USS Morrison of the coast of Central America searching for drug smugglers the crew takes part in a very large cocaine bust. Read More

Tags: navy, drug, busts

Serving aboard the Royal Canadian Navy ship Iroquois, the following is a true account of my experiencing a hurricane out on the North Atlantic while rescuing 11 South Koreans from a listed freighter. Read More
Just another etching was written by Steven Howe in July 2014 ready for his new book which is currently in the process of being made to be sold to raise funds for the Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund. Read More
this is for all you readers who want a sequel of the Apocalypse and for ### Read More
A tie-in to Pestilynn, following the events of the Machrios event. Readers of A Brothers' Promise may wish to read Pestilynn as well, as both are being made at the same time. Anna, with her powers kept secret by the US government, now lives with Rick's younger brother, Andrew, in… Read More

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This story is basically about taking down the Taliban Leader, Mohammad Omar. As the Navy Seals go in for him, he has self-west attached on him. One Muslim Navy Seal, Humza, convinces him to stop by realizing his own religion. This story is well written and extraordinary. Read More
A chapter from "Shore Duty" about a sunny day spent walking over blood soaked ground near the village of My Lai, Vietnam. The event took place six weeks after Lt Calley and a year before the disaster became known. The day passed without firing a shot, but many ghosts were… Read More
This was something I wrote for school, my own way of telling of the terrible bombing that happened to one of the safest countries in the world, Japan. Read More
Nathan Morgan longs to live a life of adventure at sea, but the loss of his values and the fury he maintains buried inside will lead him on a darker path. A short story in 3 parts. Read More

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Not everyone can be home for the holidays. This poem describes the situation that a close friend and many Active Servicemen face and feel during the holidays. DO NOT BASH THIS OR YOU WILL BE REPORTED Read More
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