Tag Archives: War

Casualty of War

Casualty of War

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At the end there, we couldn’t stop talking about Kamikazes. more

Anchor Detail

Anchor Detail

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I lifted a quick prayer for that fisherman, even as I watched him throw his back into reversing his course. What chance does a little guy have in this world, you know?more

Memoir by way of catalogue

Memoir by way of catalogue

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When I flew home on leave some lady in an airport told me I was lucky we were pretty much done fighting over there. When I got back to Alabama everybody was still shopping and laughing like nothing ever happened. I’d say something about being in the Army and someone would inevitably thank me for my service, but they couldn’t tell me anything about Afghanistan, or the war, or what I was doing there. What the fuck were they thanking me for?more

Gordo on the 4th of July

Gordo on the 4th of July

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An idea I’ve been mulling all night catches and burns through my stomach.more

We’d Be Soldiers

We’d Be Soldiers

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“They were my friends, and I wanted to kill them.”more

An Uneasy Heaven

An Uneasy Heaven

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“The nearest pizza to Heaven can be purchased with an American Express, Discover, MasterCard, or VISA at Messina’s Restaurant? in the Cressona Mall in Pennsylvaniamore

A Three-Legged Table

A Three-Legged Table

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“Their mother hadn’t wanted to go to the hospital, and no one made her. She had gone in a number of times, bad outcomes allmore