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By: Bill Murphy Category: Sharing Stories Posted: 16 Feb 2021 Views: 12

Sharing Stories With Like-Minded Readers

The pending release of my eighth book made me think about why I've spent literally thousands of hours over the last fifteen years struggling with what to write and how to best say it. It's important to me that readers find what I write interesting, but it's also very important to me that what I writ... Read More
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By: Author Category: Military Veteran Issues Posted: 18 Aug 2020 Views: 33

The Vietnam War

Americans aren't good at history. It's an unfortunate fact. Millions of Americans, old and young, have virtually no factual knowledge of the Vietnam War - the pivotal event of American history in the latter half of the 20th century. For ten years it swept across America like a destructive hurricane.... Read More
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By: Wm. Murphy Category: Military Veteran Issues Posted: 15 Aug 2020 Views: 27

Veterans and the two-wheeled lifestyle

War veterans and motorcycles have been a phenomenon for one hundred years. Vets returning from World War One, no longer content with going back to the farm, got into the new motorcycle craze in a big way. Bikes filled the need for excitement and enjoyment that the vets sought. They were an escape fr... Read More
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By: Bill Murphy Category: On The Road Posted: 19 Sep 2019 Views: 73

Lesser Known Attractions

I've always found the lesser known attractions to be among the best. There are well known and heavily visited major attractions all around the region. They're great and should be on anyone's list of places to ride to, but so should those places that never get much attention. Like the "Thumb" area of... Read More
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By: Bill Murphy Category: Background Stories Posted: 16 Sep 2019 Views: 76

It all Started Because of a Wyoming Cowboy

Sometimes the most seemingly minor events have an impact far beyond what one would expect.  A comment about my home state by a Wyoming cowboy changed my life quite dramatically.  Let me explain.In 2003 a friend and I made a motorcycle trip west. The plan was to hit Yellowstone and Glacier ... Read More
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By: Bill Murphy Category: Background Stories Posted: 16 Sep 2019 Views: 73

The Journey Resumes

In the writing business I have often referred to myself as a walk-on player. I'm not a professional journalist or degreed in literature or English or other disciplines that writers often use in their craft. (My education is in the natural sciences bolstered with a love of history, and what writing s... Read More

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    Not For God and Country (paperback)

    Pages: 275 Price: $18.95

    A firsthand true and comprehensive history of the Vietnam War from the perspective of a frontlines grunt. The entire story, from the earliest decisions made at the end of World War 2 through the postwar period. Including graphic personal depictions of combat in the hostile jungles of Vietnam.

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    Not For God And Country (Hardcover)

    Pages: 275 Price: $26.95

    A firsthand true and comprehensive history of the Vietnam War from the perspective of a frontlines grunt. The entire story, from the earliest decisions made at the end of World War 2 through the postwar period. Including graphic personal depictions of combat in the hostile jungles of Vietnam.