A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served: The First Years (Cont.)

A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served: The First Years (Cont.)

John Barton decided to show me the town just outside the gates on my second day aboard the USS Long...

A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served: The First Years

A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served: The First Years

My plane had just landed at Clark Air Force Base, Phillippines on a late September day.  Nothing is left of the base...

A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served: How we Survived Boot Camp

A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served: How we Survived Boot Camp

In preparation for Memorial Day this weekend, I was thinking of writing about the 20 years that I served in...

A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served

A Dedication to Those of Us Who Served

In preparation for Memorial Day this weekend, I was thinking of writing about the 20 years that I served in...

My Writing Post (Final Installment)

My Writing Post (Final Installment)

In addition to this blog, I am also writing a fantasy book, actually a trilogy.  The next few blog posts will...

My Writing Post (Cont. Installment #3)

My Writing Post (Cont. Installment #3)

In addition to this blog, I am also writing a fantasy book, actually a trilogy.  The next few blog posts will...

My Writing Post (Cont.)

My Writing Post (Cont.)

In addition to this blog, I am also writing a fantasy book, actually a trilogy.  The next few blog posts will...

My Writing Post

My Writing Post

In addition to this blog, I am also writing a fantasy book, actually a trilogy.  The next few blog posts will...

Working ’til it hurts

Working ’til it hurts

It is 12:44 a.m., and I am working on my blog.  We were entertaining a visitor today, so I have not had...

Thinking About Death…

Thinking About Death…

I was looking at old pictures of one of the ships I was on when I was in the Navy,...