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“I have no real recollection at what point I decided to go forward, but as the guys began filing out, I walked to the front of the auditorium and told the officer I would volunteer. Without comment, he turned to the table behind him, picked up a piece of paper, and handed it down to me. The paper simply said, “I will jump from an airplane in flight.” I signed the paper and gave it back to him. He then asked me to hand up my Form 6. Immediately thereafter, my Form 6 was stamped with large red letters: PARATROOPS. At that precise moment, I became a marked man.”
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About the Author
Alysha Brooke Abrams is one of four siblings and her parents have been married for almost five decades. She has spent her entire life in the Pacific Northwest. The trees and the water are where she feels most at home and most connected to God. She was in education for fourteen years before going back to school and pursuing a degree in Organizational and Humanitarian Leadership. She graduated from Northwest University in May of 2023, and plans on pursuing a career in full time ministry. Alysha is a self-proclaimed “huge book nerd” and loves to read. She has also had a deep desire to paint with words for as long as she can remember. Alysha lives with her husband, son, dog, cat, and tortoise. She loves to garden, hike, forest bathe, explore the outdoors, is very involved in her church, and loves to serve others.
First Name Acronym:
Altruism is my goal
Lover of creation
Yearn to love others
Seattle born and raised
Happiest in nature
All in for Jesus!
Travel Bucket List Items: Visiting all the national parks in the U.S.; Israel; and, swimming with sea turtles.
An Accomplishment She’s Proud Of: Going back to school as an adult to better her future.
- Trying new coffee shops with her husband
- Japanese gardens
- Camping with her family
- The smell of new rain
- Snuggling with her son