Tag: war

The Eagle Cried

I’m honored to share a poem from my friend, Northern California writer, and Vietnam Vet, Richard Turton. The Eagle Cried The acrid smell of cordite Still hovered in the air. No breeze to wash away The scent of Satan’s hair. The Medivac’s are fading… Continue Reading “The Eagle Cried”

Brothers in Arms

When I read this I was touched by the power of the words and the subject matter. This is from my friend Rob Fletcher, a talented Welsh writer and photographer. Thank you Rob for allowing me to share your words. Brothers in Small Arms… Continue Reading “Brothers in Arms”

The Eagle Cried

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
I’m honored to share a poem from my friend, Northern California writer Richard Turton. The Eagle Cried ? The acrid smell of cordite Still hovered in the air. No breeze to wash away The scent of Satan’s hair. ?…

In Honor – Thoughts on Veterans Day 2012

In Honor…Veterans Day 2012 From my friend Dave Stone: The officer stood framed in the doorway, looked over the class of cadets, and began to speak. “Cadets, look around you at these walls.  The portraits you see are the great heroes of this country. … Continue Reading “In Honor – Thoughts on Veterans Day 2012”

In peace and remembrance

I find myself without words for those who we lost both home and in the aftermath of war. It is a tragedy I can’t describe in words. It is a feeling that tears me apart even after 11 years. We have come together and… Continue Reading “In peace and remembrance”

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