Mucked up Mothering

When my memoir — “After the Flag has been Folded” — was first published it was given another title: “Hero Mama”. (We didn’t understand at the time that men will only buy books titled Hot Mama.) There had been a good deal of flak over the title. I had wanted “After the Flag” but my [Read More...]

Special to CNN: My prayer

Editor’s Note: Karen Spears Zacharias is the author of After the Flag has been Folded, serves on the national advisory board for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund and blogs at Patheos.com. By Karen Spears Zacharias, Special to CNN The news that Osama bin Laden is dead sent throngs of Americans into the streets hooting and hollering like Super Bowl revelers. Such [Read More...]

That Dark Cloud

I have put off writing about this because I know how you people are, you’ll freak out and start worrying. And frankly, I don’t want to worry you; I only want to alert you. I wasn’t going to write it at all but I saw something on a friend’s Facebook post tonight that alarmed me. I call this [Read More...]


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