Love Stories Tag: Military

Julie + Luna

On a Saturday in August 2013, my husband and I planned to run errands. We arrived at the local Petco to get food for our first rescue child, Brutus. Paws and Prayers Pet Rescue was holding a veteran’s adoption event in the parking lot. My husband is an Operation Iraqi… Read more »

Cory + Bonnie

In 2012, my wife, Jessica, and I moved back to northern Michigan after spending eight years in the U.S. Army. Jessica and I were high school sweethearts and moving back home was a unanimous decision for both of us. During my time in the military, I was deployed in Iraq… Read more »

Amber, Nic + Duke

When my husband came home from his tour in Iraq, he was a different man. Nic received a diagnosis of severe Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). For the next four years, we were heading down a lonely dark and lonely path. We began isolating ourselves from our friends and family. We… Read more »

Jessica + Disney

After eight deployments in my 11-year Air Force career, including a final year in Afghanistan, I found myself in the most difficult transition of my life. After the most intense experience of my career, I arrived home with an unexpected and overwhelming feeling of loneliness and depression that I was… Read more »

Derrick + Dottie

I have served in the United States Air Force as a military policeman and investigator for 6 years. During this time, I was deployed 3 times, all to combat zones, and experienced situations during those deployments which wouldn’t let me sleep at night. In fact, it’s been the better part… Read more »