https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/WH032Z0232.jpg 667 1000 Michael Gaynor https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.png Michael Gaynor2017-07-26 18:13:552021-11-20 00:50:20Cooking Quieted Her Mind and Helped Rachael Harris Find Peace After Military Service
Cooking Quieted Her Mind and Helped Rachael Harris Find Peace After Military Service
When she joined the Navy, Rachael Harris brought her grandfather's recipe for sour cream cornbread, but she left active duty lost and confused. Rediscovering her love for food helped her find her way home.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Brett-Whitney-Foley-Wedding-Portrait-web.jpg 402 604 David Chrisinger https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.png David Chrisinger2021-07-15 09:30:362021-11-19 15:23:30The Five Essentials of Storytelling. A Survivor’s (Excerpt) Guide to Writing about Trauma
The Five Essentials of Storytelling. A Survivor’s (Excerpt) Guide to Writing about Trauma
David Chrisinger teaches The War Horse’s writing seminars, the preeminent professional development program for veterans and military spouse writers.
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I’ve Never Looked More Dignified on a Hike
After Sweden enacted gender-neutral conscription in early 2018, Teresa Fazio traveled there to ask how it works and what the U.S. can learn.
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Forging Purpose And Community One Mile At A Time
She left the military and corporate rat race behind. But Sarah Roberts kept running and is determined to help build up the community around her.
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Echoes Project: Javier Ortiz Rivera
After she heard that her husband had died, Veronica remembers screaming for the Marines and chaplain to leave, but they wouldn’t.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/anderson-vav-3-1.jpg 1000 1500 Jack Crosbie https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.png Jack Crosbie2017-07-26 19:04:412021-11-20 00:48:30She Found Solace in Art and Artifacts During War, and When She Came Home.
She Found Solace in Art and Artifacts During War, and When She Came Home.
Lyndsey Anderson uses the lessons she learned as a young woman at war to connect through art and mentorship with civilians both young and old.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_1512-1080x675.jpg 675 1080 Michael Gaynor https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.png Michael Gaynor2019-08-14 10:36:102020-12-04 17:48:07Answering the Call for Veterans and Military Families ‘Suffering in Silence’
Answering the Call for Veterans and Military Families ‘Suffering in Silence’
Vets4Warriors, a mostly donations-based phone support program, seeks to end the stigma of vets getting help and the shame of asking for it.
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Rebuilding Honor: How Kyle Carpenter Came Back From The Brink Of Death
Seven years ago this month Lance Corporal Kyle Carpenter suffered grievous wounds after shielding another Marine from a grenade blast in Afghanistan. Somehow, he survived. This is the story of his remarkable recovery.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/1631740.jpg 3586 5338 Daniel DeFraia https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.png Daniel DeFraia2019-10-02 11:09:392020-11-23 20:47:45The Unknown Legacy of Military Mental Health Programs
The Unknown Legacy of Military Mental Health Programs
After 9/11, the U.S. military created hundreds of mental health programs, and many did not closely track spending or record their outcomes.