navy

"A good Navy is not a provocation to war. It is the surest guaranty of peace." - Theodore Roosevelt

Kristin Jonesa month ago
Hello, Bootcamp
We talked about it six months prior. I had six months to mentally and physically prepare myself. I knew what I was getting myself into and that it would be hard. Every day for six months I knew Decemb...
Kyrabe Storiesa month ago
Navy: My First Man Overboard Experience
I was a part of a helicopter squadron attached to the U.S.S Dwight D. Eisenhower aircraft carrier. Our motto was, “We Rescue. We Protect. We Deliver.” I never thought about how much weight those words...
A Christmas Surprise
I'm a Canadian Military Navy spouse. My hubby-to-be has been away training for the past five months, and in that time I've seen him less than 13 days total (a day and a half at a time). Talk about a l...
Carly Spaulding2 months ago
Life as a Navy Wife
So I’ve been with my husband for a total of 9 years. We met during my sophomore year, his junior year, of high school and after he graduated he joined the military. Then I graduated and a year after t...
Kameron Williams2 months ago
Z Day Chronicles: Genesis (Pt. 6)
Commander David Miller led Jake, Dylan, and Cassandra to the Norfolk Naval Base, which has now been set up as a refugee camp. There were hundreds of survivors that had taken sanctuary there. Lines of ...
Kameron Williams3 months ago
Z Day Chronicles: Genesis (Pt. 5)
As the remaining group watched the cruise liner sail away on the Atlantic, they overheard the Emergency Broadcasting Station on a nearby radio: "The following message is from the Norfolk Emergency Ser...
Kameron Williams3 months ago
Z Day Chronicles: Genesis (Pt. 4)
"Officer Lancaster to Dispatch, do you copy?" Jake woke up from his slumber, overhearing Officer Lancaster making an attempt to get in touch with the police station. "This is Officer Arnold Lancaster,...
Kameron Williams3 months ago
Z Day Chronicles: Genesis (Pt. 3)
Jake and Cassandra arrived at Chic’s Beach as the graduation party became more frantic with excitement. Graduates from Christopher Newport, along with other colleges all across the Hampton area, showe...
Kameron Williams3 months ago
Z Day Chronicles: Genesis (Pt. 2)
Jake quickly shot up out of bed. He started breathing heavily, and he was sweating profusely in a puddle trapped between the white sheets of his king size bed. "Two years," Jake thought. "Two years si...
Kameron Williams3 months ago
Z Day Chronicles: Genesis
Jake Riley woke up at Camp Lemonnier. He checked the time on his watch, which was laying on the desk next to his bunk: 0330. He then sat up and laid his feet on the matted floor. After rubbing his sti...
Lyndsie Jines3 months ago
I Couldn’t Cut it, and That’s Okay
In high school they push the idea on you that you just have to absolutely know what you want to do with the rest of your life, instilling the idea that there is no time to not know. After high school,...
Glenn Bushinski4 months ago
How Much Do Navy SEALs Make?
Joining the Navy SEAL program is a status symbol in its own right. It shows that you are the best that America has to offer in terms of physical fitness, intelligence, and attitude. The benefits of be...
Rowan Marley4 months ago
How to Become a Navy SEAL
A Navy SEAL is a Special Warfare Operator who is literally capable of handling anything and everything that could be thrown on them. They are trained for land, sea, and air — and are regularly deploye...
Glenn Bushinski4 months ago
What Does 'Navy SEAL' Stand For?
The Navy SEALs are America's elite, and to a point, they've transcended the regular ranks of soldiers to become pop culture icons. It's the dream team. They stand for everything awesome about America'...
Althea Luce4 months ago
To My Cousin
When I was younger, I lived in the States – The United States of America. The war in Iraq was very real in my grade five mind, and I respected and was in awe of the military. They risked their lives e...
Rowan Marley4 months ago
History of the US Navy SEALs
The Navy SEALs are famous for their acts of valor as well as the many world-famous missions they've gone on. They're your best ally in war, and the enemy's worst nightmare. Over the years, the Navy SE...
Mike Mavenful4 months ago
Navy SEAL Requirements
The Navy SEALs are considered to be the toughest that the US military has to offer, and joining the SEALs is something that many people dream of doing. After all, that's why they're featured in so man...
Riley Reese5 months ago
Must Watch Navy SEAL Movies
The Navy SEAL program is one of legend. No one trains harder than them, no one is stronger than them, and they're considered to be the very best special forces team in the world. Is it any surprise, t...