Many married couples have to practice a long-distance relationship due to work, military service, incarceration, or other reasons. This can be very taxing on both spouses, especially the one back at home who has to shoulder the weight of all the household responsibilities.
How can couples who have this way of life as a norm make their long-distance marriage work?
One suggestion we’d give is that you keep working on you, and making yourself the best person and spouse you can be. Read voraciously, and keep expanding your personal limits of what you have to offer those you interact with.
For more practical suggestions, read this post: How College Students Can Make a Long Distance Relationship Work (don’t let the title fool you … there’s great info in here for non-college-aged married folks).