A Sniper’s Sun, by Alan Hodgkinson
The PAN American 727 set down on the tarmac of Tacoma International. Out the window Jack could see a gathering of at least a hundred war protesters carrying signs at the entrance to the airport terminal building. « God, » he swore under breath. « Not another hot LZ! » He had the temerity to believe that after a year risking his life in the name of democracy, that he would return home a welcomed war hero.
Instead he is treated with indifference and in some cases downright disdain. Job opportunities are few. And there were his war wounds, the nightmares, flashbacks and hyper-vigilance. A failed marriage after a year is insult to injury. Just when he’s on the verge of giving up, the right girl comes along, and dashes the dark clouds away.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR :
I’ve published many short stories and four books. A Sniper’s Sun will be my fifth. I have an MFA education in Creative Writing from Colorado State and taught writing and literature at university level. I currently am working on a sixth book, and volunteer to facilitate writing workshops for war veterans in my home of New Mexico.