What follows is adapted from the preface to The Devil’s Hand. It was written on September 11, 2020. Part two of two. The Devil’s Hand is about what the enemy has learned watching us on the field of battle for close to twenty years...
“We are citizens, not subjects.” As my friend Chris Cox recently reminded me, the real tragedy is that we are even having a conversation about areas of the country taking steps to declare themselves sanctuary cities to protect their 2nd Amendment rights.
What follows is adapted from the preface to The Devil’s Hand. It was written on September 11, 2020. Part one of two. On the morning of September 11, 2001, nineteen men boarded four planes at Logan, Newark, and Dulles International Airports...
February 2021 Reading List: The Constitution of the United States of America, The Bill of Rights, The Declaration of Independence, The Universal History of the Destruction of Books by Fernando Báez, Hitler’s Willing Executioners by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell, Naming Names by Victor S. Navasky, Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, Three Felonies a Day by Harvey A. Silverglate, Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, Term Limits by Vince Flynn, The Art of War by Sun Tzu
Even though it is only two paragraphs and I could have just had the protagonist “pull out an AK” - that’s not me. The weapon tells a story...
January 2021 Reading List: The Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy, Six Days of the Condor by James Grady, A Savage War of Peace by Alistair Horne, War of the Rats by David L. Robbins, Three Felonies a Day by Harvey A. Silverglate, and Black Hawk Down by Mark Bowden
December 2020 Reading List: The Spy Who Came for Christmas by David Morrell, Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie, Wooden by Coach John Wooden, A Christmas Memory by Truman Capote, Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, The Hundred-Year Christmas by David Morrell
November 2020 Reading List: Fatherland by Robert Harris, Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy, Learning to Eat Soup with a Knife by John A. Nagl, The Accidental Superpower by Peter Zeihan, The Book of Honor by Ted Gup, and Killing Pablo by Mark Bowden
Honored to be featured on the cover of the Oct/Nov issue of Ballistic Magazine! They have to print two distinctly different covers because some outlets will not allow long guns on magazine covers in their stores.
October 2020 Reading List: The Gun by C.J. Chivers, A Time to Kill by John Grisham, Do the Work by Steven Pressfield, The Road by Cormac McCarthy, The Spy Who Came in From The Cold by John le Carré, and The Generals by Thomas E. Ricks