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Former Marine writes book about mistakes


Wilmington, NC (WWAY) -- We all face tough decisions in life and many young men and women question just what they'll do with the rest of their lives in their late teenage years.

Join the military? It's an option. A former United States Marine came out on the other side of a four-year enlistment wiser...and with a sense of humor. In his first book, Donte L. Sams, writes about the mistakes many young enlisted service members make. The title? Stupid Things People Do When They First Join The Military.

You'll be surprised when you find out how long it took Sams to write the book; find out by watching his interview with Good Morning Carolina anchor Ashley Jacobs.

His light-hearted book is available at or

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