Hey Beautiful: Elana James

 The lyrics to this song are, simply, a letter written by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Juan Campos (1979-2007)–one of the last he wrote to his wife from Iraq.

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3 Comments on “Hey Beautiful: Elana James”

  1. sprite Says:

    Heartbreaking.

    • katry Says:

      sprite,
      All I could think of as I listened was here is this guy writing his fears interspersed with thoughts of his family and Christmas, but in a bit he’ll be dead and this, one of his last letters, is filled with love for his family and, sadly, how much he wants to be out of that place.


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