Discover easy ways to capture family memories in this interactive workshop.Candace George Thompson, author of the award-winning family saga “Still Having Fun, a Portrait of the Military Marriage of Rex and Bettie George, 1941-2007,” shares family traditions and habits for documenting every-day life, such as special event letters and a memory jar. Leave with concrete ideas and resources for engaging your entire family.
Michael Byars Lewis, author of SURLY BONDS, was covered in the AIR FORCE TIMES recently. The article was written by Jeff Mullin of the Enid News and subsequently picked up by the Associated Press wire and published nationwide. The MILITARY TIMES picked up the story and it was covered in all four of its online publicaitons, AIR FORCE TIMES, ARMY TIMES, MARINE CORPS TIMES, & NAVY TIMES.
The real life story of a young man's experiences in the US Marine Corps during these turbulent times of international warfare in the "sandbox". Gritty, humorous at times, and enlightening.
Memoirs of an Outlaw: Life in the Sandbox
by Robert M. Tanner III
Book Category: History
Reviewed by: E. Franklin Evans
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1477406395
MWSA members - The Award year ends at midnight tonight (July 15th.). Finalists will be announced on Veterans Radio this Saturday (July 20th.) between 9 and 10 AM same as in past years. Be sure to listen in for your name.
“The war was long ago. I am glad that you survived. We can now be brothers.” These words, spoken by countless Vietnamese to the authors, form the core of Back to Vietnam.
Back to Vietnam: Tours of the Heart
by R. Bruce Logan & Elaine Head
Book Category: Memoir
Reviewed by: B. N. Peacock
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): B00DELLH4A