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Veterans Day

It was Veterans Day one year ago that I announced the Afghanistan Memory Wall project. I had been memorizing since May 1st but I hadn’t gone public with it yet because frankly, I didn’t know if I could do it. 7,000 words memorized in sequence with no pattern (it wasn’t in alphabetical order). So for […]

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The 3 Kids Who Inspired Me

3 kids who changed my life forever inspired me everyday during the process of memorizing this wall. Their names are Jacob, Chloe and Kailey. When I returned from Afghanistan in 2008 I was 35 years old and had never been in a relationship that was super close to marriage. I had dated my share and […]

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My Predictions with the Wall Were All Wrong

On Veteran’s Day 2012 I released a Youtube video announcing the project –> http://youtu.be/fupc1MKv6Sg It was a big deal for me to do that. I am not one to boast publicly about something that I am GOING to do. In other words, you won’t find me talking about a goal I am going to hit […]

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