Survival Library After TSHTF

September 17, 2015 Rourke 11

The Survivalist book series by Jerry Ahern was one of my favorite reads as a teenager. My favorite part that I remember was a “shelter walk-thru”. You see – the main character had a hidden […]

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Prepper Press releases some new books…..

May 7, 2013 Rourke 2

Wanted to pass on some information coming out of Prepper Press that they have some pretty cool new releases.  Check ’em out below –      Spiraling Downward: Thinking About and Planning for Economic Collapse by […]

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Free offer from Rod Davidson……

April 11, 2013 Rourke 8

Hi Fellow Patriot, Rod Davidson here. Tensions with North Korea are at an all time high. There are reports that Kim Jong-un has started mobilizing missiles and moving them to the coast. Never in recent […]

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Free offer from Rod Davidson……

March 10, 2013 Rourke 4

Rod Davidson is a family man and survival expert. He’s dedicated the last decade to perfecting his survival and prepping skills. He’s created an exclusive Free Family Survival Plan that will help your family survive […]

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2013 Chattanooga Sustainable Preparedness Expo…..

February 9, 2013 Rourke 3

Chattanooga Sustainable Preparedness Expo – March 10   When? – March 10, 10am-6pm Where? – Chattanooga Convention Center – Chattanooga, TN What? – A family friendly event packed with solid and practical seminars by people who really know what […]

Avoiding Prepper Burnout…………..

January 27, 2012 Rourke 5

  Ever look at your efforts in preparedness and think to yourself – “Self, is this all just a waste of time?” Ever think about the hours spent reading blogs, visiting preparedness forums, and making […]

Do you have an Emergency Fund?

October 23, 2011 Rourke 12

I am not the most financially sound person in the world. One thing I do know – is just when things seem to be going well something unexpected always seems to happen where money is suddenly needed. […]

The ultimate survivalist……

October 21, 2011 Rourke 6

We humans like to think of ourselves as the epitome of evolution – the supreme being on the face of the planet. We have conquered and inhabited the four corners of this planet and have […]

Charlotte NC area Prepper meeting?

September 21, 2011 Rourke 2

There are a couple of local preppers that I meet for lunch every so often. It is great getting together with fellow preppers and having discussions that you just can’t have with most co-workers and […]


September 13, 2011 Rourke 5

ModernSurvivalOnline was recently featured over at as one of the Top 10 Most Influential Survival and Preparedness Blogs. Although I am not sure how true that is – I am very honored to make […]

Special announcement………….

September 12, 2011 Rourke 6

I am very excited to announce that myself and David Kobler – aka SouthernPrepper1 from YouTube have teamed up to work on a special new project……… a book on retreat defense. As the world today becomes a more dangerous place which […]

This weeks assignment: Candles

September 4, 2011 Rourke 8

My wife has always been a lover of candles and we have tons. Whenever a power outage occurs our house it lit up with flickering lights and being able to see to get around is […]

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A few random thoughts…….

August 23, 2011 Rourke 8

A few things that have been on my mind…… Just came back from a trip to my bug out location – my brothers land in Georgia. Walked much of the land and saw tons of […]