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The Ericksen Connection
by Barry Becker

$4.99
Kindle Edition published 2014-11-20
Bestseller ranking: 435887

Product Description
During a Taliban ambush in 2002, Mark Ericksen, a Navy SEAL Team-Six platoon leader, takes command of Operation Daring Eagles in Afghanistan. The deputy commander of Joint Special Operations Command, Colonel Shane Dawkins, orders him by sat phone to kill Bashir Sadozai, his Afghan translator, claiming he is a Talib. At first Ericksen resists the order, but in the thick of battle, surrounded by wounded and dead team members, and with CIA-decoded intercepts proving Sadozai is a spy. Ericksen complies with the order, murdering the unarmed man.

A day later, he discovers that his intuition was correct, that the colonel had lied to him. He resigns his commission and goes into private industry, working for defense contractors and hiding his PTSD.

In 2009, the CIA receives actionable intel from Saudi intelligence stating a terrorist mastermind plans to attack two American cities with nuclear suitcase bombs. The mastermind, Khalid Al-B...

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Don't forget!
« on: July 02, 2013, 06:57:17 PM »

...and just remember.

"Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did."
~Newt Gingrich~

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Re: Don't forget!
« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2013, 07:59:37 PM »
And there's no "check Facebook 1 million times" in perseverance, right? :-)

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Re: Don't forget!
« Reply #2 on: July 02, 2013, 08:24:51 PM »
And there's no "check Facebook 1 million times" in perseverance, right? :-)

Absolutely not! But check Writer's Cafe 1 million times is permitted. Carry on.

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Re: Don't forget!
« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2013, 09:11:56 PM »
Absolutely not! But check Writer's Cafe 1 million times is permitted. Carry on.

Whew. I'm okay then. ;D
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Re: Don't forget!
« Reply #4 on: July 02, 2013, 09:12:53 PM »
Great perseverance quote. Here are some more I saw on Goodreads:

"Giving up is the only sure way to fail." ~ Gena Showalter

"You know what I did after I wrote my first novel? I shut up and wrote 23 more." ~ Michael Connelly

"If you can quit, then quit. If you can't quit, you're a writer." ~ R.A. Salvatore

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Re: Don't forget!
« Reply #5 on: July 02, 2013, 09:58:22 PM »
Great perseverance quote. Here are some more I saw on Goodreads:

"Giving up is the only sure way to fail." ~ Gena Showalter

"You know what I did after I wrote my first novel? I shut up and wrote 23 more." ~ Michael Connelly

"If you can quit, then quit. If you can't quit, you're a writer." ~ R.A. Salvatore

Ahh, I love the one by Michael Connelly. It's sure hard to do. Pulling my hair out right now over a gigantic epic fantasy MS. *grinds teeth* Why do I tackle such difficult and complex story-lines so early in my writer experiences? (rhetorical)

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