“Sweaty, tired, aches and bruises. I stop to take a breath, a moment just to take it all in. It was just a few months ago that I was a “free man”, whatever that meant at the time.”

“The weather in Israel is beautiful and the beach is always a great place to enjoy it. However, in my scenario, take away the beach, add a uniform, a pair of red boots, a vest, body armor, and a weapon. I was training in the paratrooper unit, during the summer […]