Tim O Brien Vietnam War Analysis

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“They carried all they could bear, and then some, including a silent awe for the terrible power of the things they carried.” Tim O’Brien, an author, is a man of many words. Many of his words come from the part of him that were forever changed and affected by his drafting in the Vietnam War. War’s impact spreads much farther than country borders with both a physical and metaphorical influence, the one on Tim O’Brien happened to flow into the form of words onto pages into the hands of readers. Langston Hughes, another man with another story yet the same culprit responsible for his words. Poem or novel, both men had stories to tell and messages to convey which they did so successfully. Tim O'Brien's opinion on the war in his inexperienced youth
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