A father reconnects with his ex-wife during their son’s graduation from Army basic training. “I told her she was a good mother.”
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/dave-boe-feature-3.jpg6351481Dave Boehttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngDave Boe2020-09-09 09:43:252020-12-04 14:34:09‘Time Heals Old Wounds. So Does a Bottle of Rum’
Jackie Munn and her husband quietly said their last goodbyes before she boarded the C-17 headed to Afghanistan and her Cultural Support Team assignment.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Jackie-Munn-wedding.jpeg6651000Jackie Munnhttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngJackie Munn2018-10-24 13:30:372020-12-04 17:55:55Crossing the Line of Departure as a Woman in Special Operations
How the founder of the National Military Spouse Network reignited her career after years out of the workforce
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/air-force-academy-e1567617103969.jpg8271439Sue Hoppinhttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngSue Hoppin2019-09-04 13:12:412020-12-04 17:59:19Forced Pivots and Finding Purpose as a Military Spouse
In the VA’s emergency room, Molly Pearl and her husband made the imperceptible shift between soldier and patient, wife and caregiver.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/EDIT-_0357.jpg9331400Molly Pearlhttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngMolly Pearl2018-11-28 13:27:282020-12-04 15:03:57“It Is Cancer”—Reflecting on My Husband’s Diagnosis After Going to War
After an IED exploded in Iraq, a badly burned Marine asks his brother if his teammates survived. “He knows I won’t lie to him. We are both warriors.”
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/roy-and-andrew-van-wey-iraq.jpg469604Andrew van Weyhttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngAndrew van Wey2020-08-12 09:35:582020-12-04 15:30:19“They Didn’t Make It?”—When Your Brother’s Homecoming Starts in a Burn Ward
A military spouse seeks to change an antiquated narrative.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/barnhill-husband-2100x800-1.jpg8002100Jennifer Barnhillhttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngJennifer Barnhill2020-05-06 09:40:592020-12-04 14:49:56A Military Spouse’s Journey From Annoyance to Advocacy
Vets4Warriors, a mostly donations-based phone support program, seeks to end the stigma of vets getting help and the shame of asking for it.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_1512-1080x675.jpg6751080Michael Gaynorhttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngMichael Gaynor2019-08-14 10:36:102020-12-04 17:48:07Answering the Call for Veterans and Military Families ‘Suffering in Silence’
How a high-functioning facade masked a critical bout of depression for a former Army sergeant.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/winds-at-shrine.jpg7381101Kayla Williamshttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngKayla Williams2020-02-12 10:05:142020-12-16 13:14:22Running for My Life After Returning From War
It’s not easy to start over in a new place, and few people understand this better than a military spouse.
https://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/image-1-888x444-1.jpg444888Sarah Schmidthttps://thewarhorse.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NEW-War-Horse-logo-no-tagline-405x160-1.pngSarah Schmidt2020-07-08 09:41:452020-12-16 13:04:17Moving Again. And Again. My Experience as a Military Spouse.