The Inharmonious Warrior

in·har·mo·ni·ous   inhärˈmōnēəs/ adjective adjective: inharmonious    1. not forming or contributing to a pleasing whole; discordant, dissonant, incongruous  Alcoholism, drug addiction, violent behavior, shattered relationships, and suicide.  Far too often, these descriptions are applied to our modern warrior class; the warfighters who have struggled so mightily through the last 13+ years of war.  Portrayed, often…

How little we have learned

Recently, I was asked by LTC Bob Brown, Editor and Publisher of Soldier of Fortune Magazine, to review the latest offering by author Bing West, One Million Steps.  Following that assignment, I felt a desire to read other works by West.  His writing style is very appealing to me and his work is, without question,…