Recommended Reads: ‘From Baghdad, With Love’ will touch your heart

By Wendy Kendall “From Baghdad, With Love” by Lieutenant Colonel Jay Kopelman with Melinda Roth The power of love in unlikely places will surprise you and touch your heart. Puppy love can melt men’s hearts, and move bureaucracies to action. This is the true story of how one lost puppy touched the hearts of an…

Recommended Reads: Thereby Hangs a Tale… Cheryl Strayed’s ‘Wild’

Editor’s note: My Edmonds News is pleased to introduce this new column, “Recommended Reads.” By Wendy Kendall “Wild” is a story of transformation. It’s a story of how one person finds the strength to bear the unbearable. And the setting is the Pacific Crest Trail. After the author’s mother dies from cancer, she feels her…