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"I'm scared."

The last stages of any writing project, and particularly the book I am writing with Mark, involve a shift from the solitude of writing and editing to the idea that this project will be public, that other people will read it and have opinions, and will be affected. 498 more words

Vietnam

"Memories that refuse to die"

It is 40 years since what we call “the fall of Saigon” and we are still struggling with memory. Forty years since the North Vietnamese reunified their own country and we still don’t know what to make of it. 474 more words

Vietnam

Operation Deuce

It was 2005 and I was in Iraq.  I don’t remember where we were driving to because we used to play a game in the trucks where the driver would floor it into the biggest possible pothole to see if they could get the passenger’s head to hit the truck ceiling, and I’m pretty sure I have brain damage.   1,122 more words

Army

Reporters

I never thought I would say this: the controversy about Brian Williams has made me miss the Vietnam War. I miss the reporters who really went there, went there to report. 478 more words

Vietnam

Global: How we all hate to love and love to hate thee

Hey Clashers, Lew Here.

I have been mystified more and more by the behaviors in global. That oddly censored and seemingly ONLY way to find new members in a random, haphazard and demolition derby fashion. 2,061 more words

BFCE Blog

Pro Tip: War Raid Practice

Liking a new strategy you read about on here or global? Wanna test it out for war? Well, that is a capital idea and one that is smart planning. 156 more words

Clash Of Clans

Progress Report

“Have you finished the book?” It was the first thing Fred said when he saw me one day and he followed it up with, “I’m going to ask you that every time I see you.” 671 more words

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