Writing for a Marked Advantage


Thinking and writing about National Security with a touch of pop-culture since 2017

The views on this site represent the author’s views, and not necessarily the views of the U.S. Army or Department of Defense.



Thoughts on various writings and media

Long Review Links:

Review of Preparing for War

Review of A Passion for Leadership

Review of Killing Without Heart

Review of Behind the Bench

#Reviewing Football Books

Review of LikeWar

Review of Military Readiness


My attempts at fiction and dialogue

Two Weeks in Tullahoma

Talking to Ghosts



Links to my Other Writings

The Strategy Bridge                         

Modern War Institute                       

Fox News 

Task and Purpose                             

The Long March


The National Interest

Canadian Military Journal               

Small Wars Journal                           

Real Clear Defense 

The Marine Corps Gazette               

Foreign Policy Best Defense