Tag Archives: The Boot Campaign

What Are Your Plans for The Hole-y-days?

By Heather Randall “I am so proud to be an American on this day… Glen is proud. Glen is honored. Glen is home.” I reread these words written by Kate Quigley, Glen Doherty’s sister. Most Americans are familiar with Glen; … Continue reading

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Milestones

By Boot Girl Myra Lately I’ve been keenly interested in how others celebrate milestones. This may be due to some record ones coming up in my family in the next six months. My parents celebrate 60 years of marriage at … Continue reading

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Animated Army Guys Strike with Force

By Boot Girl Myra It’s amazing how an innocent little animated show I was watching with my daughter completely changed my mood from happy to somber. It is a good sort of somber, the kind that made me stop and … Continue reading

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Voices Cry Out In Oil Leak

By Boot Girl Myra It would be easy to cap this oil leak, and in the grand scheme of things it would probably cost very little to do.   At the time of the ship’s sinking it still contained approximately 1.4 … Continue reading

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Not What But Who

By Boot Girl Myra Several of my friends took the November challenge.  It’s the daily challenge to post something you’re thankful for during the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving.  I’ve been pondering this all month.  Instead though, I was challenged … Continue reading

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I Won’t Forget

BC Editor’s Note:  The following is reprinted with permission for the Boot Campaign, by a young teenage girl who contemplates the cost of deployment.   By Katherine Boynton I won’t forget I write him a tear-stained letter. I’m so sorry. … Continue reading

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