The Life and More Life of Tim Hetherington

Our friend Warrior Life Coach once wrote: “…we can define the date, rather than letting it define us.”  This brings to mind how friends have responded to the passing of Tim Hetherington back in 2011, and what they’re doing now.  There’s a flurry of news about Tim now, with not one, but two documentaries about his…

Newseum memorializes Fallen Journalists

I’m very sorry that I couldn’t be in DC today, but I was working on a new film. My boss Laura and I think of TIm often, and I think he would have wanted us to continue working on a new film that upholds the integrity of veterans, and also will change the way people…

One year later… All this because of Tim

Readers of this blog, and followers of us on WarRetreat on Facebook might not realize that it was started as a way to honor my friend, Tim Hetherington. It’s been a year since he was killed while covering the war in Libya. I was lucky because so many people reached out to one another to…