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Michelle Volkmann

Freelance writer Michelle Volkmann is a Navy spouse and mother to two Disney-obsessed daughters. Since 2002 she has written for various newspapers and magazines throughout the country. She survives on bacon and hates washing dishes. She currently lives in Mississippi.

Recent articles from Michelle Volkmann

MIlitary spouses Lisa Williams, right, and Sarah Conrad, pledge allegiance to the flag during a 7th annual National Military Spouses Day event in Johnstown,PA., Fri., May 8, 2015.
Community
Why More Military Spouses Need To Share Their Stories
Part of the 21st century's war story belongs to the military spouse. Their stories need to be heard.
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Family & Relationships
5 Lessons All Parents Should Teach Their Kids About Military Service
Our children need to know that if they have the passion to serve their country, their country has a place for them.