Good stuff right here guys, and thank you for offering this. PTSD is a battle, and some people do better than others in dealing with it. But I know when I am on the water, I am at a calm that I don't get to experience anywhere else in life. Fishing makes you focus on everything around your physical being, instead of what is going on in your mental/emotional being.
Goats are like mushrooms. If you shoot a duck, i'm a toaster.