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Photo: An MQ-1 Predator
MQ-1 Predator
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U.S. Air Force

Holding It Down: The Poet And The Predator [8.23.2013]

When Lynn Hill retired from operating Predator drones for the U.S. Air Force, she closed that chapter of her life – until she started writing poetry about having one foot in the war and one foot at home. Also in this show: a Vietnam veteran turned Franciscan friar talks about war and the long journey of finding a place to work and feel at ease.

Music

"Jism" and "Show Me Everything" by Tindersticks; "Messiah: Amen" by GF Handel

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