Tag Archive: USAF

Nov 19

Author Mike Trahan Explains The Gift

The title “The Gift” comes from a poem I wrote about my first flight and my first solo later on. The poem is also entitled “The Gift” and it states that I consider my love of flying as a gift from God, because it gave me a direction for my life. The book title came …

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Jun 24

“Come Fly With Me!” Mike Trahan Teases

Check out Mike Trahan’s flying log! The flying ace has been around. You’ve read “The Gift”, “The Gift: Part 2:The Air Force Years” and now come fly with Mike as he takes us on a whirlwind live interview… Takeoff from Orange, Texas: Never found the flying better, Texas under the winds, with a soft, breezy …

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Jun 10

“It Isn’t Just About Me,” Explains Bestselling Author Mike Trahan

Mike Trahan only gets excited when something really exciting happens. That Sunday night when he messaged me directly, excitedly asking if I was around, told me that it was something big…. It was a review. Not just ANY review… A REAL REVIEW! It was one of those reviews that tells you your work is making …

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May 30

The Gift Part Two Got E-Booked!

The wait is over! The second volume of Mike Trahan’s highly acclaimed biographical series is now available on Kindle! Have you been waiting for this moment? I know I have! E-readers around the world can now travel with a copy of one of the most interesting books written about the Vietnam War… You can get …

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May 24

Why I Will Take The Whole Summer To Write My Next Book….

Mike Trahan, Texan, American, Writer, Father, Pilot, Veteran etc gave me some of his time yesterday. He has already released two books this year, both of which, were considered to be exciting releases. I heard from his publishing team that he had a third on it’s way… A THIRD? I wanted to know more… “I …

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May 14

Mike Trahan Goes Wild With The Gift Part Two…

Mike Trahan announced yesterday that there may be a third book in store for his readers. The book will focus on his experiences as a Delta pilot after the Vietnam war. Mike said recently that the story would be the most fascinating of the trilogy and he can’t wait to get things written down and …

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Apr 26

Just Some Old Men: Summit Meeting with Mike Trahan and Mike Walsh

This interview was a labour (or ‘labor’ for American readers) of love. I always wanted to get these two veterans in a double interview. An interview that would allow me to put their respective Q and A sessions under the microscope. What makes a good interview? Well, questions! Before we get into it, let me …

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Apr 07

“You will never catch my ass over a jungle in a C-47.”

Excerpt from The Gift Part 2 – The Air Force Years   Flying over the jungle in a C-47 “It was during this last combat mission that I remembered something I promised myself when I was twelve years old. The promise had to do with the old Tarzan and other Jungle movies I watched back …

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Mar 31

A Writing Session With Mike Trahan

Writing has always been an integral part of Michael F. Trahan’s life. It is only recently, however, that he has taken it seriously. Since the release of the first part of his memoir The Gift he has become a regimented writer. I was thinking of a series of articles that could be written that portray …

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Mar 11

EXCLUSIVE: Excerpts From “The Gift” by Mike Trahan

“Mike?” I asked over the weekend. “How would you feel about letting me run some extracts of your book The Gift on my site?” “Sure,” Mike replied. “Let me see what I can do…” So, here we are on a Monday afternoon and Mike Trahan has given me three great excerpts to show you… I …

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