Highly Decorated Military Officer Debuts First Book

Metropolitan Washington, DC author Paul Lawrence Vann is launching his first motivational and inspirational book: Living on Higher Ground, How to live with passion, motivation, and joy. His memoir will inspire you to reach peak performance like no other book ever written.

(PRWEB) April 13, 2005 -- This Washington DC area debut author is no stranger to reaching peak performance. He has dined at the White House with the President, worked for a prominent member of Congress, and for over twelve consecutive years held challenging leadership positions and roles in the Pentagon.

Paul Lawrence Vann’s book is titled “Living on Higher Ground: How to live with passion, motivation, and joy,” (Laurel Wreath Publishing, $15.95), it's currently being pre-sold at www.paullawrencevann.com and www.livingonhigherground.com.

Readers of "Living on Higher Ground," receive a behind the scenes look at the call of duty and the lifelong rewards of the military experience.

This book includes secrets to success and emphasizes the power of our mind and just how powerful we are. This book will change your life because you will be able to see the life path Paul Lawrence Vann took to escape abject poverty to become an Air Force leader and successful entreprenuer.

Let it be understood, the United States military is the most respected institution in our country, Lieutenant Colonel Paul Lawrence Vann, USAF (Ret) is continuing to uphold the traditions of the military institution through his exceptional book.

Living on Higher Ground reflects the virtues of the call of duty and the rewards of the military experience. Paul's book is as applicable to corporations, associations, youth, and individuals, as it is to military troops and their families.

Paul Lawrence Vann states, "Now more than ever all citizens in the United States of America need to increase their level of support for our troops. Were it not for our military troops fighting on the frontlines, likelihood is that all citizens would be in the fray.

Our men and women in uniform are our new "Greatest Generation,” and their sacrifices are tremendous because they are helping us maintain our freedoms and way of life.

Vann reminds us of the importantance of keeping military families, especially the children of our men and women in uniform in our hearts and minds because they experience deployment-related stress on a daily basis.

Paul Lawrence Vann is a motivational speaker who inspires people all over the United States. He states, “I have faith in our troops and support them 100%, and ask all American citizens to never forget the sacrifices made on behalf of a grateful nation.”

Paul Lawrence Vann, Lt. Col. USAF (Ret) was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters from the Air Force, Meritorious Service Medal from the Army, National Defense Service Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal, Air Force Achievement Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Medal, and the Air Force Organizational Excellence Award.

Paul Lawrence Vann is available for interviews, book signings, and speaking engagements. The company contact information is listed below.

Contact:
Laurel Wreath Publishing
938 Swan Creek Road E. #144
Fort Washington, MD 20744
1-800-476-8976
301-567-4954 fax

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