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The Story

When Shannon Maxwell had to tell her children their father had been seriously wounded in Iraq with a penetrating traumatic brain injury, she found no available resources to help her explain what life would and could be like now.  There... (Continue reading)

Note from the Author

To the Adults…  I began writing Our Daddy Is Invincible! when sitting in Bethesda National Naval Medical Center’s ICU waiting room after my husband, Tim, was wounded.  A few days prior, in order to be at Tim’s bedside in Germany,... (Continue reading)

Note to the Children

from Alexis Maxwell As a child, growing up, I always thought of my daddy as a superhero.   This helped me when he was deployed overseas and went away on trips, because I thought he was invincible and could never get... (Continue reading)

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Michael R. Strobl, LtCol, USMC (ret.)

To know Tim Maxwell is, indeed, to know a larger-than-life super hero. But Shannon’s book reminds us that super heroes come in all sizes (and ages) and that the children of wounded service members often face their own challenges requiring... (Continue reading)

Author: Shannon Maxwell

  In 2004, when her husband, LtCol Tim Maxwell, USMC (ret), was wounded with a penetrating traumatic brain injury (TBI); her focus became furthering wounded warrior family initiatives.  She currently serves as Vice President of SEMPERMAX Support Fund which she... (Continue reading)