ACT ONE

MALE and FEMALE  NARRATOR come to center stage and addresses the audience.                            MALE NARRATOR: “Hello and welcome; Thank you everyone for your support and for your attendance tonight. Be ready for the fascinating adventure that we at the Veterans and Military Listening Post hope you will experience in this presentation of The Teller…

Foreword

An insight meditation instructor once said, “The person who goes into meditation is not the same person who comes out of meditation.” That person receives beneficial changes in health and understanding about themselves and within themselves.   The veteran military or civilian who goes through the ten-step course by participating in the listening and storytelling course,…

The Mission: Connect and Recognize

The Military Listening Post Military forces have historically used listening posts for early warning detection and protection against their opposition for as long as conflicts have existed. When nighttime comes, in a hostile military environment, a unit commander will deploy a manned team some distance beyond the company’s fortified perimeter. Their distinct purpose is to…

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Tales of A Veteran, John’s Story

A veteran soldier we listened to give a brief description of his time served in the Navy. John was enlisted as a cook, and worked in quite a few different areas of the ship. The ship he was placed on was USS Inchon, which was a marine carrier. He worked with nuclear weapons and security.…

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Taking Hold of Your Command

In the submarine movie U-271, there is a quick change of command during wartime circumstances. The first officer becomes the Captain. His start as Captain is somewhat shaky. He delivers commands and actions that are indecisive. The Chief of the boat senses this, and confronts the captain with some startling words. He is straightforward and…

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In Country

“In country” can mean many different things. In 1968 it meant one thing across the world: “NAM.” The civilian jetliner that cruised across the pacific stopping in Alaska then Japan, following the polar route landed on the east coast of South Vietnam at the U.S. Air Force Base Cam Ronh Bay, South Vietnam. There are…