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A Job to Do

Dear Mama, how you doing? It’s kind of hectic here.
I am doing a real good job, though why ain’t always clear.
Mama don’t you worry; there’s nothing that I lack. 307 more words


Gut Feeling

28.11.2011, Age twenty-one

Taking cover in a four-foot deep ditch and up to our knees in s**t, checking ourselves for gunshot wounds after surviving the wall of lead that had moments before suppressed us into the ground. 1,266 more words


Nature of the Beast - Fight Through

13.11.2011, Age twenty-one

So here we were again patrolling in and out of the open ground and heading towards Loy Mandeh, aka ‘The Unknown East’ to have another poke at the hornet’s nest, however, this time we were going in alone. 1,199 more words


XP "Level Up" Grading - Letter Home

Well, it is that time of year again. I am waist deep in final exams, projects, and papers – all of which have to be graded by the end of next week. 762 more words

Game Inspired Design

9/11 IN MEMORIUM: A LETTER HOME (after Sullivan Ballou 1861)

There was found among the ashes a letter written when that time stood still.  It is a letter home – to America – from an unknown American to us all, the American Family. 1,152 more words

2016 Presidential Elections

A Letter to Home

After all this travel talk, it was time to head home for a while. One week in Ohio, one week in Minnesota. It was enough to get my mind and heart racing. 1,138 more words


Letter Home: ...unable to get near a bath for over a month.

June 24, 1916

My dear Mother, Daddy, and Grant:

Of course we always say that we have wet rainy nights whenever carrying out a relief. Well last Saturday night we moved into the line again from support on a damp night and last night, really this morning, came out in nearly absolute darkness through & over sloppy trails caused by yesterday’s heavy rainfall.

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18th Battalion CEF