account_circle by Seth Brady Tucker
Seth Brady Tucker is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Fiction at Florida State University. Recent publications have appeared in Mississippi Review and Camphorweed. Seth is originally from Lander, Wyoming.


The Focus of the Thousand Mile Stare

Issue No. 21 ~ February, 1999

Here’s where I say, “Are you scared, man?” I say it the same way every time, and in one minute we’ll be exiting the door of the aircraft, our weapon bags partially unzipped, with a magazine slapped tightly and carefully into the chamber. Before we …