Gary Owen

Gary Owen is an Army infantry and civil affairs veteran currently working as a civilian development worker in Afghanistan, where he has spent the last six years looking for the reconstruction silver lining. He runs the blog "Sunny in Kabul," and is a regular contributor to the Afghan Analysts Network and Vice News. He and his wife call Texas home. Gary Owen is a pseudonym.

Recent articles from Gary Owen

An Afghan security man inspects the site of a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, May 4, 2015.
The Truth Behind The Afghanistan ‘Success Story’
Loren Thompson painted a pretty picture of Afghanistan in a recent Forbes article. Too bad it isn’t accurate.