The American Snippets Podcast
About This Show
Barbara Allen is a Gold Star wife, author, speaker and veterans advocate. Dave Brown is an investor and lifestyle entrepreneur. Together Barb and Dave bring you inspiring stories from exceptional Americans who will not simply inspire you, but propel you into action in your own life. The goal of American Snippets and their all-star lineup of guests is to re-ignite that spark within you, by showing you the exceptional things being done by Americans all across this great nation. Their mission is to create a meaningful platform that encourages national pride, promotes the American Dream, emphasizes the upshot of giving back, and supports all who honorably serve. Follow American Snippets as they seek out Americans who exemplify resilience and tenacity, and use their message to not only elevate yourself but others too. Find out more at https://americansnippets.com.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
E09: Struggle In Life Gives Things Value
2 days ago
It would seem as though with so many people doing their very best to help, our veterans should be at peace, resting warmly in the embrace of a newly-awakened America.
So why do we still lose so many of our combat veterans to suicide? Why do so many of our warriors descend into a dark world of drugs and despair? Why do we see homeless veterans on park benches, and why do so many of these families dissolve under the pressure of adapting to the return of a parent or child who may look the same but hides a deadly secret?
Micah Fink knows exactly why, and this former Navy SEAL is doing everything he can to reverse the trend.
With ten years as a Navy SEAL Micah has seen friends die. He has done things to survive and fight and defend our country, things that have the potential to forever be seared into the forefront of his memory and his life.
But Micah has learned that struggle in life gives things value. The answers we are looking for are inside all of us. We have to look inside for the answers – not out.
Listen to the full episode and interview we did with Micah Fink at americansnippets.com/003Read more »