Monthly Archives: December 2013

Who Was Right?

As it frequently happens, last night was one of those nights I simply could not fall asleep. After hours of tossing and turning I decided to get up and read as that sometimes helps settle my mind, allowing me to … Continue reading

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13 Years Part V

For those of you who have never served in the military, they give us 30 days a year vacation, only we called it leave. You could save up to two months then you would have to begin using it, or … Continue reading

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13 Years Part IV

Castle AFB: The Fun Anyone who knew me growing up, especially during high school, will know that I was pretty wild at times. Just because I had joined the Air Force did not mean that that wild side had gone … Continue reading

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13 Years (Part III)

After my technical training at Sheppard was completed I was given leave to go home and see my family before reporting for my first assignment at Castle AFB, CA. I didn’t use the entire leave allocated me because my father … Continue reading

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13 Years (Part 2)

Well, I had made it through basic training, or boot camp as my father used to call it. Now I was being sent to Sheppard AFB Texas to become a Power Production Specialist, whatever that was…I honestly had no idea … Continue reading

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13 Years (Part I)

I know some of my friends have served in the military, so much of what I am going to say will sound familiar. But this is my story, my recollections of the 13 years I spent serving in the United … Continue reading

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Upside Down &Backwards

I had not planned on writing anything today. Yet here I am. Sometimes when I sit down to write I have a specific idea in mind and I just go about gathering quotes and data to support my position. Other … Continue reading

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Closing Arguments

You know, it really amazes me how so many people still believe that they are free, that they still live in the land of the free and the home of the brave, it really does. Most people in this country … Continue reading

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Just To Prove A Point

I took this to work today to see if anyone could figure out what I had done. Not one person figured it out. I took a part of the Preamble to the Constitution, part of the Gettysburg Address, and then … Continue reading

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Has Our Republic Died?

I really don’t know if it is that I am a pessimist, or if I am just more willing to face facts than others are, but I keep hearing that there is an awakening going on in this country, that … Continue reading

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