On Healing, Spirituality and Warriorhood after Combat

I'm peeling back a layer here to go deeper into some of the issues close to heart. Why? Because the things I discuss with combat veterans are deeply personal, deeply human, and deeply spiritual to warfighters in nature. Not religious. Spiritual. Pretty much every topic I discuss can be tied back to spirit. So, let's … Continue reading On Healing, Spirituality and Warriorhood after Combat

Combat Vets: On Carrying Violence Over into Civilian Life

You were trained to be violent. That's obvious to you, but it's not to civilians. They see veterans who struggle with violence or violent tendencies as someone who has lost control (or never had it) and they fear you. Warfighters and LEOs are the only callings in life where you are trained to use violence … Continue reading Combat Vets: On Carrying Violence Over into Civilian Life