The author, Robert Flanagan, joined the Marines in 1953 and left the Corps in 1960 to join the Army. He retired in 1976, and, ten years later, moved to the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia. He is the author of six previous books. Most of these poems deal with his service during the Vietnam War.
Winchester, Virginia: Connemara Press, 2018. 111 pages. Trade paperback.