Terese Schlachter and Col. Gregory Gadson talk New book, 'Finding Waypoints'
In a poignant and inspiring segment on Good Morning America, Terese Schlachter and Col. Gregory Gadson unveiled their deeply moving collaboration, the new book titled 'Finding Waypoints.' The duo shared an extraordinary journey that transcends the conventional bounds of friendship, originating from the crucible of war and culminating in a literary endeavor that resonates with resilience and camaraderie.
Colonel Gregory Gadson, a distinguished military figure, lost his legs in the line of duty during an IED explosion in Iraq. His remarkable tale of overcoming adversity became the focal point of 'Finding Waypoints.' Terese Schlachter, who previously worked on news stories for The Pentagon, entered Gadson's life, weaving a narrative that transcends the confines of a conventional military memoir.
The Good Morning America interview delved into the unique bond that emerged between Schlachter and Gadson, underscored by shared experiences, mutual support, and an unwavering commitment to turning tragedy into triumph. The book, a testament to human resilience and the power of friendship, promises to be an impactful read. The exposure on Good Morning America not only showcased the authors' compelling narrative but also spotlighted the indomitable spirit that lies within the pages of 'Finding Waypoints.'
FINDING WAYPOINTS: A Warrior’s Journey Towards Peace and Purpose by Terese Schlachter and Col. Gregory D. Gadson, (Ret.)
Hardcover, 344 pages, $28.00
Publication date: Nov. 7, 2023