Against the Wild

You know it is hard to pass up a book with a good looking cover model on the front, but when you pair that with a story line that includes the Alaska wilderness, hot men, murder, mystery, and a love story you cannot go wrong! Against the Wild (The Brodies of Alaska) by Kat Martin is the book that does all of that and more! This story follows Lane Bishop, ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Invasion Of NormandyFriday marks the 70th anniversary of the invasion of Normandy, or D-Day. In the early hours of June 6, 1944, 156.000 troops from 12 nations including America, United Kingdom and Canada set out with the largest seaborne invasion force in history. The invasion marked the end of Germany's occupation of Europe and turned the course of ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by MichaelLt. Cmndr. Rufus Herring 74 years old from Roseboro, North Carolina Commander: USS LCI(L)-449 / LCI(G)-449 June 11, 1921 - January 31, 1996For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty as Commanding Officer of LCI (G) 449 operating as a unit of LCI (G) Group ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by MichaelCol. Donald Cook 33 years old from Brooklyn, New York 3rd Marine Division, MACV August 9, 1934 - December 8, 1967Captain Donald Cook was taken as a POW in 1964 and was held for three years until his death from malaria. For his action as a POW he was posthumously promoted to Colonel and awarded the Medal Of ...continue reading