Kirk, along with thousands of other Marine grunts, walked the killing fields of Helmand Province at the height of the Afghanistan War. He has been a PMC, strength coach, writer and foreign affairs professional. He is passionate about travel, adventure motorcycling, BJJ, and telling the story of the Longest War.
He can be found on instagram at @memoirsofagrunt. His debut book, The Hill, is slated for publication in the fall/winter of 2020.