No Man's War: Irreverent Confessions of an Infantry Wife
Angie Ricketts's memoir, No Man's War: Irreverent Confessions of an Infantry Wife, honestly charts her experience as a military wife. She spoke to NPR about it:
"After the first really wretched, wretched deployment, each one after that you become a little more removed — a little more numb to the feelings. That kind of blackens your soul. We joke about that. Army wives say, 'Channel the black soul, honey.'"