New Manifesto: A Soldier’s Heart

 

Transom is featuring an intimate share from former soldier, current storyteller, Elliott Woods. At one time, he  served as an Army combat engineer in Iraq. Seven years later, working as a journalist, Woods embedded with a squad of 12 Marines in Afghanistan, one of whom didn’t survive. A decade passed, and he decided to travel many miles to reconnect with the surviving Marines, to seek meaning in all they experienced.

Click here for his reflections.