A Survivor's Story: Col Jack Mosher and Dr. Mary Bartlett
September 17, 2013
Hosted by Gary Ray
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Colonel Mosher deployed to Afghanistan in 2003-04, earned two bronze stars for Valor, then redeployed to find myself immediately divorced, a single father of a 5 and 7 year old, broke, homeless and left with very few choices…desperate really…I was broken and wanted only to return to combat where things made sense to me. I chose instead to remain home to care for my sons, get healthy again and re-build my life. My story is the road back to "my new normal" as a dad, son, soldier and person by balancing my spiritual, emotional, psychological and physical health. I have since gone on to found the annual Resiliency Run (Facebook) and OneLifeWarrior.org as a ten year Health Awareness and Risk Reduction Campaign. Since 2008, I have run marathons and ultra runs to demonstrate living metaphor of completing the "daily marathon" through personal resiliency and the necessity in living one's life with purpose to overcome the adversity that we all face in life.
American Heroes Network
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It has been said that we are only a generation away from forgetting our history. Disabled American Veterans struggle every day to overcome life-changing sacrifices. Their stories provides a vital part of history that has contributed to our American tradition.
American Heroes Network provides a way for individuals, corporations and small businesses to support our Heroes by helping our veterans and their families rebuild their lives. They help aim our veterans, looking for jobs, in the right direction, help provide homes for our troops, assisting individuals and their families who have been severely injured while serving in the U.S. military and providing scholarships for families of our Fallen Heroes.
This will be a weekly hour long show joined by our military heroes and people and organizations that make a difference.
"Gary Ray's" background includes hosting / co-hosting radio talk shows for more than 15 years on a number of subjects. His background also includes more than 19 years in the Insurance industry, nine years as an Internet Marketer and consultant. Gary is co-founder and co-developer and involved in the implementation of the Worldwide Racing Network. For seven years he worked closely with NASCAR and Turner Sports Interactive with the NASCAR Touring series.
"Gary Ray" joined Armed Forces Radio Network in 2008 as the Public Relations Director and provided Marketing and radio interviews. In February 2011 he was promoted to President. In September 2012 he resigned his position to continue his passion on the next level.
Gary continues helping our veterans and their families rebuild their lives. He believes by working together, our military men and women who return home are heroes to their families and communities. His resources provide a lifeline of aid and support not only for our veterans but also the families of our fallen heroes.
"Gary Ray" is developing one of the most powerful Radio Networks in the country called "American Heroes Network" powered by VoiceAmerica. You will hear firsthand the personal accounts of heroes whose unselfish actions have contributed to the traditions and values that represent the soul of America.