About Greg White

Author, blogger, television writer, world traveler, and inveterate bon vivant Greg White is also a former sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps, now battling it out on the blogosphere at http://www.eatgregeat.com and http://www.gogreggo.com.

Greg has just finished his soon-to-be-published memoir about his Marine Corps boot camp experience. He served six years in the Marines. Truly a glutton, he also completed Officer Candidate School over the course of two summers---thus relishing the joys of basic training three times.

Greg has a voracious appetite for life and regularly contributes here and to The Huffington Post.

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Maya Angelou Makes Me Strong

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Maya Angelou’s dignity and bravery gave one young man “rich chunks of hope” that he would survive, and eventually thrive.

The Pink Marine: Fitting the Mold (Part 3)

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Greg White felt compassion for others who were misjudged for their weaknesses, and he hoped that they too would have compassion for what made him different.

The Pink Marine: Fitting the Mold (Part 2)

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Greg White wants people to know, ‘If I can overcome my insecurities in a hostile environment, so can others.’

The Pink Marine: Fitting the Mold (Part 1)

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Halfway through boot camp Greg White learned that everyone there “came in with some feeling of being different.”

100 Words on Love: Romativertigo

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I smelled the sweetness of love rising up in the wind.

Camouflage is the New Black

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Greg White attempted at 53 what he had once accomplished at 18, hoping just to live…

You Don’t Know Jack

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The epitome of cool quietly retired from acting recently. Greg White recalls his brief meeting with the legendary Jack Nicholson.

Let Them Eat (Wedding) Cake

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Greg White fell in love with a Canadian man. And today, he got good news — “the kind of news where you recklessly go out to breakfast and eat carbs.”

Somebody’s Been Tinkering With My Television

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Television and film writer Greg White offers an insider’s perspective on why great television can suddenly go so bad.

Voltaire on Atrocity

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Greg White prays that the violence in Boston does not claim our futures.

So You Want to Be a Princess

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Bird seamstresses, prancing princes: Greg White on the pressure and woes of life on the fast track to happy ever after.

How to Go From A**hole to Good Man in 10 Easy Steps

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Greg White has all the answers to living the good life: all ten of them.

Frankly, I Do Give a Damn

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An encounter in the grocery parking lot changes Greg White’s resolutions for this and every year.

Nude, Night, Illegal Bungee Jumping!

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How many things would you never have done, if it weren’t for your best friend?

Children Will Listen

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Greg White spent a summer teaching a ten-year-old nephew to run, and changed both their lives.

How to Pack for a Trip

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Greg White’s ten best tips for packing, plus eight items you must bring, no matter where you’re headed.