via The Seattle Times I came across Help Bring Leonidas Home from Afghanistan
and you might also wish to check out The Puppy Rescue Mission
from The New York Times Lens blog, a powerful, powerful story
Joao Silva:"This is what I do, this is all I know"
via PRI's The World I found the website for a new documentary Where Soldiers come From that follows a group of young men from Michigan who joined the National Guard together and were deployed..the film follows them for 2 years, including after they come home.
speaking of documentaries, The Kitchen Dispatch passes on the word that
Restrepo Wins the Emmy
A gem of a blog that I've been following for awhile, Marion's Meepings
has a post up celebrating Pax's 200th Blog Post and a prize go check it out, she's offering a lovely prize and the contest is open till Oct.8th!
Airman Mom has a son who will be deploying soon, please stop by and offer words of support
JP over at Milblogging.com posted the word about Warbird Doctor Military Blog from A-stan
a new 'must-read' blog to follow
via Missouri Soldiers' Angels I was alerted to Operation Walk USA
lastly, via ABC News Ft. Hood Shooter's Cousin Speaks Out against Violent Extremism
and here is the website for The Nawal Foundation
That's the 'surf'..until next time!