Our Mission: Educate others about the real experiences of war and the battles military veterans continue to face after coming home. 

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Adam Posadas
Jeff Radcliffe
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Nikki Davis
Joe Porter
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Joe Stone
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Proceeds from sales and donations are used to distribute free copies of What They Signed Up For: True Stories by Ordinary Soldiers to veterans and their families, veteran organizations, service providers, and student groups.  Our mission is to inspire other veterans to tell their own stories and to inform civilians about the veteran experience.

Launch Event & What's New!

Book Launch On November 9th, Jeb Wyman was joined by five of the storytellers from What They Signed Up For: True Stories by Ordinary Soldiers at the West Seattle American Legion Post 160. A big thank you them for hosting our event and making sure everything was squared away! Mr. Wyman introduced the book project, the names of each storyteller from the book, and the title of each story. He then turned it over to the storytellers themselves who each read a heartfelt excerpt from their stories. The stories were well received by the audience and at times got emotional. After the readings, the audience had the opportunity to engage these veterans in a live question and answer session, which was t

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