Story archives - tag: "iraq"


Survivors guilt tells me you died in my truck and that I could have saved you if I hadnt left Iraq.

tags: iraq army death [add]

2013-06-30 13:21:08 / Rating: 181.5 /

Bill Coffin

Just as I was about to tell my eight-year-old daughter the truth about Santa Claus, she said she was going to ask him to end the war in Iraq.

tags: childhood iraq christmas parenting [add]

2009-11-25 08:53:38 / Rating: 1114.25 /

For Me To Know

When packing for Iraq in June, I hid notes in his winter clothes, so he'd know I still loved him.

tags: iraq war soldier army [add]

2009-11-12 10:44:13 / Rating: 1057.75 /


You made your sister an only child after the "Half of My Heart is in Iraq" sticker on your truck became untrue.

tags: war suicide loss iraq death widow [add]

2008-07-30 14:33:50 / Rating: 808 /