My Operation Iraqi Freedom Playlist

Music is my life and it's one of my biggest escape routes to just forget how things are now and let me replay the memories, good and bad. Music is also a great way to express what you are feeling here and now. When you see my playlist, you will see a lot of mixed feelings in this journey, but you need to realize a lot of soldiers go through a lot of emotional pain, physical pain, and spiritual pain, whether it's on the surface or not...

Did I Serve My Country For This?!

Just take a moment and picture a 15-year-old from a small town in white America. Naive of what is going on in the world outside of the news outlet. Naive when it came past our very own textbooks of history and what I had learned from just watching Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman. Oh there's the nerd kicking in...

The Film That Saved Me From Myself

My life has been filled with various darkness throughout. The cards I were given aren't usually the ones that anyone would just take willingly. The lowest, darkest, and most irresponsible point in my life came in my early 20s. It wasn't until after my tour in Iraq that my life would be crashing down. Failed … Continue reading The Film That Saved Me From Myself