Memorial Day

“Today is the day flags will be placed at the graves of Americans who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our country. As the flags are placed they will be followed by the tears of the loved ones who are placing them; a brother, sister, father, or mother. Memorial Day is a day to remember those who have died and…

ICU Room #4

Walking through the halls of Landstuhl Regional Medical Center was an eerie feeling. An American military hospital in German, Landstuhl receives wounded service members straight from the battlefield, triages and stabilizes them to prepare them for the journey home. Nearly eight years ago, my lifeless body was rolled down these same halls as I was barely clinging to life. On…



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