Today Eyeliner asked...
"Where is Afghanistan?"
"By Iran and Pakistan," I responded.
"Like I know where that is."
So I googled "world map" and showed her. She looked and said...
"So they have the same weather as Virginia?
I joined the Army Reserves in 2001 at the age of 17. I found myself in Balad, Iraq from 2004-2005. I walked around Camp Anaconda and parts of Iraq with a camera in one hand and a notebook in the other. These are my scribbles about my experience in Iraq and returning home.