Laura Baumbach, Josh Lanyon and Z.A. Maxfield contributed to the anthology Because of the Brave. This collection honors the men who've served in the military and labored with the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy. In Laura Baumbach's Designated Target a soldier returns to his commander's hometown to tell his brother the truth. about what happened in the field. Josh Lanyon's Until We Meet Once More pits a Naval Academy graduate against the Taliban and his own repressed past. Finally in Z.A. Maxfield's Jumping Off Places a soldier returns home to be with his dying mother and finds more than he bargained for in the place he'd hoped to never see again.