Kimberly Imri Metcalf served as a U.S. Army officer for over ten years; she deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan, Qatar, Jordan, Turkey and Syria. She separated from the Army after ten years so she could study, travel and write with her toddler. She is currently pursuing a second Masters "EU and Russia Studies" #EURUS from Tartu University in Estonia. She published with WOTR previously as well as Inkstick Media. You can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org, follow her on twitter @obstinategypsy, and follow her travels on Instagram @kimberlyimri.