Words about war

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    by David Stanford

    Name: Charlie Sherpa
    Previously embedded: with former unit in Afghanistan
    Hometown: Boone, Iowa
    Milblog: Red Bull Rising
    Email: SherpaatRedBullRising.com
    Trained as a member of a U.S. Army rocket-artillery crew, Jason Poudrier once helped rearrange large swathes of terrain with high-explosives blasts. Now, he quietly crafts words and memories with a sharpshooter's precision. The 29-year-old veteran and Purple Heart recipient is now a high-school teacher of advanced-placement English in Lawton, Okla., a coach of cross-country and track teams, and a published poet who regularly explores and engages with military themes.

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