Outside Writing

This is a collection of our writing in places outside of On Violence. Enjoy.

1 Janurary 2015, Slate, “The Surprising History of American Sniper’s “Wolves, Sheep, and Sheepdogs” Speech.” by Michael C and Eric C.

10 January 2014, Slate, “How Accurate Is Lone Survivor?” by Michael C and Eric C.

1 Auguest 2013, Carrying the Gun, “What Does It Actually Mean to Prove Your Manhood?” By Michael C.

20 June 2013, Foreignpolicy.com's "Best Defense","The officer as manager: A reading list." By Michael C.

18 June 2013, Problogger, “Don’t Be Lazy: 9 Ways to Blog Smarter and Harder”. By Eric C.                                 

10 June 2013, Write to Done, “How Miniskirts Will Make Your Prose Sexier: The Golden Rule of Length”. By Eric C.

25 October, 2012, Foreignpolicy.com's "Best Defense", "An Afghanistan/Iraq vet says Romney should run the Pentagon like Bain Capital.” By Michael C.

31 August, 2012, Small Wars Journal, "The Costs of War with Iran: An Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield." By Eric C and Michael C.

18 April 2011, The New York Times “At War”, "One Soldier’s Experience With One Nation Under Contract." By Michael C.

22 March 2011, Killscreen.com, "Review: Oiligarchy." By Eric C.

18 March, The Washington Post,  "I Didn't Deserve My Combat Pay." Written by Michael C. Reprinted in Stars and Stripes, The Lincoln Journal Star, Bangor Daily News, The Delaware Online, The Oregonian and The Charlotte Sun.

18 Feb 2011, Problogger, “The 8 Most Greatest Tips To Write Unstoppably Killer Headlines Guide Ever”. Written by Eric C.

14 Feb 2011, Write to Done, “The Second Golden Rule of Writing”. By Eric C.

4 Feb 2011, VAntage Point blog, "Checking the Mental Health Block". Written by Michael C.

9 Dec 2010, FP.com and Thomas Rick's "The Best Defense" blog "Iraq, the Unraveling: Here's a nasty killer most Americans know nothing about". Written by Michael C.

18 Nov 2010, Doonesbury's The Sandbox, "The PL". Written by Michael C.

12 Nov 2010, Los Angeles Times, "War Destroys". Written by Eric C.

May-August 2010 Infantry Magazine, “Influencing the Population: Using Interpreters, Conducting KLEs, and Executing IO in Afghanistan”. Written by Michael C.

5 Nov 2010, New York Times' "At War" blog, "Where Did God Go in Afghanistan?". Written by Michael C.

5 July 2010, Permissible Arms, "They Must Fear Us More Than They Hate Us”: Becoming the Enemy in a Counter-Insurgency World". Written by Eric C.

2 July 2010, Permissible Arms, "The Most Interesting Sub-Plot in the Gen. McChrystal Debacle". Written by Michael C.

17 April 2010, Problogger, "9 Things Bloggers Can (and Can’t) Learn from the Army". Written by Michael C.

Mar. 24, 2010, Predigested Opinion Spigot, "What It Means To Be Anti-war. Written by Eric C.

Mar. 19, 2010, FP.com and Thomas Rick's "The Best Defense" blog, "War Dog of the Week: The Weenie of Afghanistan". Written by Michael C.

Mar. 2, 2010, Write to Done, "10 Writing Rules You Can't Break. Written by Eric C.

Feb. 25, 2010, San Clemente Times, "CUSD Trustees' Threat to Sue Undemocratic and Unfair". Written by Eric C.

Feb. 23, 2010, Daily Writing Tips, "Post, Entry or Article?". Written by Eric C.

Feb. 15, 2010, Daily Blog Tips, "9 More Ways to Promote Your Blog Offline". Written by Eric C.

Jan. 28, 2010, MILblogging.com, "12 Tips to Keep Milblogging into 2010". Written by Michael.

Jan 13, 2010, Blogussion, "The Two (and a half) Golden Rules of Blogging". Written by Eric.

Dec. 17, 2009, Write to Done, "The Golden Rule of Writing". Written by Eric C.