TEOTWAWKI Bartering (A different look!)

April 9, 2014 Rourke 3

  By “The Coach”             There have been many articles written on “Survival Bartering”. Most are very well written. However, in this article I plan on taking a different look at “Survival Bartering” post TEOTWAWKI.             […]

Survival and Preparedness: Priorities

February 3, 2014 Rourke 14

Priorities by “The Coach”             So you call yourself a “prepper”? You have done the usual and started stockpiling food, water, firearms, ammo, etc. and maybe went for some professional training. But are your priorities in […]

Seasoned Preppers “Bug Out Bag”

December 12, 2013 Rourke 16

The following post was originally published over at SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. It can be scene in its original format HERE. by “The Coach” I am not ashamed to say that I am 63 years old. I have been […]

Radio Communications

December 2, 2013 Rourke 6

The post below is an entry into the ModernSurvivalOnline Preparedness Guest Post Writing Contest. This is the final article from this current contest. Winners to be announced within the next few days.   Radio Communications […]

Mandatory Evacuation (Part 2)

November 28, 2013 Rourke 11

  Mandatory Evacuation (Part 2) by “The Coach”   On Sunday, August 31, 2008 at approximately 7:15 A.M., my wife arrived home from working the midnight shift. We finished securing our home, said a prayer for our […]

Mandatory Evacuation (Part 1)

November 27, 2013 Rourke 4

  Mandatory Evacuation (Part 1) by “The Coach”             Hurricane Gustav formed on Tuesday, August 25, 2008 in the Caribbean.  Approximately three (3) years after Hurricane Katrina hit the New Orleans area. This is a true account […]

Paper Shredders

November 20, 2013 Rourke 4

The following is a guest post entry into our Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest.   Paper Shredders by “The Coach”  I have a lot of personal information such as credit card statements, bank statements, sales receipts, bills […]

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Knowledge is Power!

August 15, 2013 Rourke 3

Knowledge is Power! By “The Coach” Editor At Large   In today’s world knowledge is power. Too many people get all of what they think they know by watching the TV news, listening to the […]