Alison Buckholtz

Alison Buckholtz is the author of Standing By: The Making of an American Military Family in a Time of War (Tarcher/Penguin 2009), which will be released in paperback this spring with a new afterword and reader's guide.

Doublex
Nov. 14 2012 10:39 AMWhat Military Spouses Know About InfidelityAnd where the military’s real dirty secrets lie.
The XX Factor
Nov. 19 2010 1:21 PMBook of the Week: "Quiches, Kugels, and Couscous"
Deployment Diary
Sept. 1 2010 7:10 AMMy Husband Is Finally Home From IraqAfter a year's deployment, I can't believe the ordeal is over.
Deployment Diary
June 30 2010 10:00 AMThe Bad Scene at Dover, Where Military Caskets ArriveAnd how one military wife fought to change it.
Deployment Diary
April 9 2010 11:08 AMWell, the Boy Guinea Pig Gets on the Girl and Then …Having the sex talk while your husband is deployed.
Deployment Diary
Feb. 5 2010 10:30 AMThe Perils of Living Off-BaseI've slogged my way to the halfway point.
The XX Factor
March 19 2012 4:49 PMWhy Karilyn Bales’ Blog Matters
The XX Factor
Oct. 31 2010 7:32 AMRally From a Perch
Deployment Diary
July 28 2010 9:59 AMI Never See War Movies. I Saw This One. A review of The Tillman Story, directed by Amir Bar-Lev.
Deployment Diary
May 27 2010 10:04 AMWhat Kind of Person Flies the Flag on Their Front Porch?No, it's not a political act.
Deployment Diary
March 5 2010 9:32 AMWhy Do All the Letters Sent by Military Wives Disappear? For comfort, we have blogs instead.
The XX Factor
Jan. 21 2010 5:31 PMNew Report Shows How Difficult Long Deployments Are on Spouses

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Sept. 21 2014 11:44 PM Does This Name Make Me Sound High-Fat? Why it just seems so right to call a cracker “Cheez-It.”
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