Beyond ‘Thank You for Your Service’

Beyond ‘Thank You for Your Service’

By Gabe Soltero Over the past two decades, Americans have placed military service members on a pedestal. Some argue this was an overdue recognition of the sacrifices these men and women make every day, combined with residual national guilt from the harsh treatment...
Together

Together

By Bob Houghtaling Last month I went to Summer’s End. The next morning I watched the funeral of Senator John McCain. Both, though quite different, speak to the importance of community, spirit and hope. I have waited more than six weeks to submit this poem I wrote then...