Writing contests are one of my favorite things to do when I have extra time. They can be challenging, but if you get an honorable mention, place, or win the sense of validation is huge.
Do you know who your are? Right down to the marrow of your bones, know?
We must remember our freedoms that come from the fights of yesteryear. Lest we forget the loss that was suffered by families and nations as young people stepped up to defend their country and beliefs.