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Poem / Poetry

August 21, 2015

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

a poem about the futility of war. Read More
My transformation form civilian to Army soldier. A real and candid story of my many experiences in Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood Missouri from July 7, 1995 to August 31, 1995, Alpha Company 510. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 19, 2014

Reads: 196

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I was thinking about the Civil War and how the Emancipation Proclamation rhymed when I wrote this poem. Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 06, 2014

Reads: 397

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just the adventures of Edward Seakiller, a medical servant fed up of his job, and his best friend Johnny Mytus, as a princess is kidnapped by a mysterious mage whose intentions are not clear. It's funny, though. Read More

Poem / War and Military

November 10, 2013

Reads: 90

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

fighting war but for what cause whats the reason? Read More
Troops are moved to the rail road for deployment to Europe in Fort Worth Texas 1943. Read More

Reads: 195

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Help a wounded soldier. Vote everyday through March 3rd Read More

Reads: 170

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Ever since I joined the military in 1983 I have been having combat related dreams. After about two years of the same dream over and over again, I decided to start writing it down formally. This is what I have from over the years. It is still in progress and… Read More

Poem / War and Military

June 17, 2011

Reads: 112

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I was challenged to write from a different perspective - I tried to do it and I hope that I've succeeded, feedback is as always appreciated. In no way do I support or condone suicide bombings, this was just what I came up with in my head. Read More

Reads: 411

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A welcome home to a true hero. "JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- "Thank you for being here!" Tyler Southern said to a crowd of thousands surrounding his home as he returned from Afghanistan. Southern, a U.S. Marine, had both legs and one arm taken by an explosive device while he was serving… Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

March 14, 2010

Reads: 201

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Thus is dedicated to all the soldiers that have fought in the war. And the veterans left but not forgotten under the ground. My heart goes out to their families. May God keep you and love you Read More

Tags: pray, troops

Book / Other

March 12, 2010

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a tale of one man and the war inside of him but it isn't finshed and really wouldn't say it's started. Read More

Reads: 280

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

so many people to look up to, the real heroes Read More
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