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Veteran’s Day

For Veteran’s Day – a poppy, a prayer, and a sacred vow.  For my brothers and sisters, my friends, and my mentors – thank you for your service, your companionship, and your leadership.  Taken from an Athenian vow for adolescents rising … Continue reading

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Bridges

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July Creative Writing Contest

This Sunday evening, I will announce the winner of the creative writing competition for July.  Soon after that, the entries will be available to read and enjoy.  I encourage anyone and everyone to participate in these competitions, and check out … Continue reading

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Share a Post! All Bloggers Welcome!

This is a great thing for all the bloggers who wanna get something out there and build community, courtesy of anopinionatedman

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Missing you from Afghanistan

I’ve got my mind on my baby, and my baby on my mind.

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There’s No Going Back: Iraq Ten Years Later

Originally posted on when the dust clears:
After my last trip to Iraq in 2006, I told myself I would return. I’d go to the places I patrolled with the marines and to the homes I stomped into and out…

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Welcome, Welcome!

Welcome to the blog!  This is the mishmash of all content found on Essentially More.  I hope you enjoy yourself, and if you have any comments, questions, or concerns, I encourage you to contact me!

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