STORIES


ESQUIRE

“Men In Black”  December 2004

The Making of the Twenty-First Century Soldier, Part 1” — March 2005

“The Making of the Twenty-First Century Soldier, Part 2” — April 2005

“The Making of the Twenty-First Century Soldier, Part 3” — November 2005

“I Am Banksy” — December 2005

“The Best Years of Our Lives” — March 2006

“Drink, Joke, Women” — December 2006

“The Red Hot, Pork Stuffed, Corn Wrapped, Blues Flavored Enigma” — May 2007

“Digging A Hole All The Way To America” — July 2007

“No 10: Medical Pot and the Iraq Veteran” — October 2007

“Miru Kim Takes Pictures” — December 2007

“The State Of The Union” — February 2008

“Best Bars In America – 21 Club” — June 2008

“The Army Comes Calling” — September 2008

“Drunk Scootering” — April 2009

“Down and Out in Fresno and San Francisco” — July 2009

“Reading Vonnegut In Iraq”  2007

“What John McCain Doesn’t Get About Our Immigration Troops” — 2010


 

 

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE

“Getting By In The Tenderloin” — San Francisco Chronicle Magazine — 2007 

“Return To Sender- Iraq Veteran Gets Call Again” - Open Forum — May 2008

“War By Sebastian Junger” - San Francisco Chronicle Book Reviews— 2009

 



THE WASHINGTON POST

“No Parades, Please” - Post Opinions — February 2012 

 



PENTHOUSE MAGAZINE

“The Withdrawal Method” — March 2007 

“Feeling A Draft” — April 2007 

 



PRAIRIE SCHOONER

“Mosul Iraq” — Winter 2013

 



MASS APPEAL MAGAZINE

“Dine Piece: Katt Williams”  Issue #40 — 2008 

 



GARAGE MAGAZINE

“Nobody Gets Out Alive”  Issue #15 — 2008 

 



AUTOCULT MAGAZINE

“The Art Of Acid” — Summer 2011 


 


THE NEW YORK TIMES

“The War, Before and After, Part 4: Generations”  Home Fires 2013


 


BYLINER

"Remembering the Fallen, a Memorial Day Byliner Anthology by Colby Buzzell"

"Crash: Stories of recession, depression, and their aftermath."

"The War Back Home: With soldier suicides at an all-time high, reporting on the PTSD epidemic by Mike Sager, Gail Sheehy, Colby Buzzell and more. 6 stories"

"Behind the Lens: Stories about photographers and their art from James Gleick, Francine Prose, Colby Buzzell, and others."

Author page: https://www.byliner.com/colby-buzzell

 



NERVE.COM

“A Farewell To IMs” — 2005


 


THE HUFFINGTON POST

“Miami Vice, Junk It” - 2009


 


THE DAILY BEAST

“Like Me, Cigarettes and War are Inseparable” — 2009

“A Job to Kill For?" — 2012

"From the Iraq Desert to the Campus Green, Some Things Remain the Same" — 2012

“Unemployed Spurn Detroit Veteran Hiring Fair” — 2012

“My Father’s War Pictures, and Mine” — 2012

“In the Shit: Despite Noble Effort, Jobs and Vets Elude Each Other in Detroit” — 2012

“Of Punk and War: A U.S. Combat Veteran in Solidarity With Pussy Riot." — 2013


 


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

“Johnny Get Your Textbook"  2011


 

THE GUARDIAN 

"Couples, drugs and Rummy: how an Iraq veteran sees the Unkown known." — 2014 

 


ETC. MAGAZINE

"The Costs And Benefits Of War" — Fall 2010

 

 

NYC STORIES | A SEPTEMBER 11TH MEMORIAL

9/11 Stories from September 11th by Colby Buzzell
 

 


THIS AMERICAN LIFE

WBEZ Chicago, “This American Life” (Contributor)— November 2005 

 

 


OPERATION HOMECOMING: WRITING THE WARTIME EXPERIENCE

"Men In Black" - (Excerpt from 'Operation Homecoming:  Writing the Wartime Experience"