BDN shares UMaine alum and former Green Beret’s book of poetry and fiction about war trauma

The Bangor Daily News featured Ryan Stovall, University of Maine alum and former Green Beret, and his first book, “Black Snowflakes Smothering a Torch” which he hopes will help others with post-traumatic stress disorder know they’re not alone and inform readers of how nuanced the effects of trauma can be. The book will be released Nov. 1. Stovall will do a book reading and signing event in the Memorial Union at 10 a.m. on Nov. 9.