A military spouse seeks to change an antiquated narrative.
It was one thing to be a military spouse during peacetime. It was quite another to have a spouse and eventually a child serve during a war.
How the founder of the National Military Spouse Network reignited her career after years out of the workforce
As traffic slowed to a stop and the color drained from his face, Liesel Kershul began to see that Tom had changed. Then he tried to kill her in his sleep.
Liesel Kershul used to worry about her Marine pilot husband only when he deployed. Now, with flight hours down and aircraft crashes up, she worries about him when he goes to work.
Liesel Kershul and her now-husband had been together only a few months when he was ordered to deploy. In their 15 years together, they’ve known only war.