The Soldier's Journal

Randall Russell Surles, University of Texas at El Paso


The Soldier's Journal is a military thriller. Camila Mason is one of the first women to qualify as a green beret in the U.S. Army. Here first mission is to deploy to Afghanistan where she faces the memory of her father, a green beret killed thirteen years earlier by an IED. Soon, she begins to understand the environment surrounding her, filled with sexism, ineptitude, and enemies, both foreign and domestic.^

Subject Area

Creative writing

Recommended Citation

Surles, Randall Russell, "The Soldier's Journal" (2018). ETD Collection for University of Texas, El Paso. AAI10824899.