Author: J.C. Bruce

The Widows 0

The Widows: A Damned Good Mystery–and More

The Widows is a damned good mystery well told. But it is so much more. If you’re a fan of detective novels, you’re going to love this book, never mind that it’s an historical...

Trump Greenland 0

The Grouse That Roared

The Grouse That Roared I have this fantastic idea for a book that I would like to pitch to New York publishers, but I thought I’d try it out here first. Let me know...

Gun Protest 0

The Lessons of Dayton

The Lessons of Dayton New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof has recycled a two-year-old column in the wake of the El Paso and Dayton mass murders in which he points out the unsurprising correlation between gun...

Nogoland rescue 0

Downsized, Disconnected: A Smaller Military at Work

Downsized, Disconnected: A Smaller Military at Work We were herded from the rooftop of the American Embassy in the West African Republic of Nogoland. Gun smoke and dust filled the air as I approached...

Bullets 0

Storms in the Dead of Night

Storms in the Dead of Night FORT BRAGG, N.C. – It’s the dead of night and we’re standing in a flatbed truck in the middle of a thunderstorm watching tracer fire streak past us...

Big Stick 0

Aboard a City at Sea

Aboard a City at Sea They call it a COD. It’s a noisy, smelly, albatross of an airplane the Navy uses to shuttle cargo and sailors from shore to aircraft carriers at sea. On...

0

NORAD Keeps Eye on the Sky

NORAD Keeps Eye on the Sky COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – We were deep inside Cheyenne Mountain, buried beneath thousands of feet of solid granite designed to protect us from nuclear holocaust.NORAD Keeps Eye on...

Soldier 0

‘Remember We’re Here’

‘Remember We’re Here’ How important is a strong military to the United States? Ask Adm. James Loy, commandant of the Coast Guard: “Because of the collective might of our armed services, 250 million Americans...