Nathan Webster

Independent Writer


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Nathan Webster

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04/03/15PTSD and the Past That Never Diesthedailybeast.com
David Morris’s ‘biography’ of post-traumatic stress disorder brilliantly blends personal experience and science to describe a problem that very few people understand. Vietnam’s strong hold—not trauma, maybe, but close—on Michael Herr’s psyche comes across in the final words of his legendary Dispatches: “And no moves for me but to write down some last few words and make the dispersion, Vietnam, Vietnam, Vietnam, we’ve all been there.” David J. Morris, a U.S. Marine veteran who later embedded as a journalist in Iraq, “d...