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Warrior lessons are life lessons

By danieljkrug | March 20, 2022 | 0 Comments

Warrior lessons are life lessons – Two Versus One When I fight in armored combat, it isn’t fair. We start …

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The Pillars of a Warrior Poet

By danieljkrug | March 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

To walk the Warrior Poet path is to walk the path of pain and love. To walk the Warrior Poet …

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Chekhov’s Gun

By danieljkrug | May 6, 2018 | 8 Comments

Anton Chekhov eloquently stated years ago a simple fact with respect to story construction.  If you have a gun leaning …

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Punch me in the face, it’s good for me.

By danieljkrug | April 16, 2018 | 5 Comments

Growing up, I wasn’t very good at fighting. I didn’t do it often and if I did, I lost. I …

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Bad-Assery is a thing

By danieljkrug | Oct 4, 2018

Roy P. Benavidez is a bad ass mother fucker. On May 2nd, 1968 he spent six hours in hell. He …

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Flames that melted my heart

By danieljkrug | Oct 4, 2018

I’ve written about my son in the past.  Maybe it’s because he’s a conflagration of love, pride and hope for the …

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Ten-speed vs. a quarter pipe

By danieljkrug | Sep 25, 2018

  I tried to ride a ten speed off a skateboard ramp once.   We had just moved into the …

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War Is Never Over – PTSD and its effects

By danieljkrug | May 27, 2018

      For years I thought the idea of saying I had PTSD was bad. I viewed it as …

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I’m sorry son, the world isn’t good enough for you.

By danieljkrug | May 23, 2018

I hit a deer the other day. My son walked out to the driveway to survey the damage. He looked …

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The Dead Miss Us – Suicide From Drugs

By danieljkrug | May 14, 2018

The dead miss us. I know. My best friend comes to say hi more often than he should. I don’t …

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Chekhov’s Gun

By danieljkrug | May 6, 2018

Anton Chekhov eloquently stated years ago a simple fact with respect to story construction.  If you have a gun leaning …

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Confidence

By danieljkrug | Apr 30, 2018

I’ve spent the past few weeks thinking about the source of confidence in more detail. I’m doing this project at …

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Punch me in the face, it’s good for me.

By danieljkrug | Apr 16, 2018

Growing up, I wasn’t very good at fighting. I didn’t do it often and if I did, I lost. I …

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