One of the reasons people think women won’t work out in combat MOS is that their male team mates will be over protective – but how can you be even more protective than you already are of your battle buddies? Continue Reading Women in Combat – A Thought
The National World War II Memorial will stand for many years to come, a reminder to everyone that Americans from all 50 states and territories fought, and died, in defense not only of their country, but of the world. It’s controversial to mention this in Europe, but if people are honest, without the United States Europe would have been under the thumb of the brutal Third Reich.
Without men and women like those Honor Flight has brought to DC. Continue Reading Honor Flight – Honoring Heroes 2014
Updated October 28th 2014 1857 By now, everyone’s probably heard what happened off NASA’s Wallops Island Virginia facility yesterday evening, but for those who haven’t caught the news yet a quick rundown. NASA was due to launch the latest Cygnus resupply mission to the International Space Station on board the Antares 130… Continue Reading Antares scrub implies something about NASA culture
An open call to veterans and active duty servicemembers who have stories about faith in combat they’re willing to share in an anthology Continue Reading Veterans and Faith – A Call Out
July and August were too hot and humid to go to Honor Flight at the World War II Memorial – as evidenced by the reduced number of hubs that would arrive there. Today marked my resuming Honor Flight escorts, and as you’d expect by now, it was one heck of… Continue Reading Honor Flight Debrief September 6th 2014
I was going through my orphan writing files this morning, hunting for a snippet I know is in there somewhere that I can use for my #MadWritersUnite work in progress. Instead, I stumbled across this, which formed the basis for one of my lost posts, so I’m taking shameful advantage of my foresight… Continue Reading #AmWriting – A Truly Shakespearean Occupation
It has been a rollercoaster week, starting ominously with a visit to the Emergency Room, then staying at home during the torrential rains midweek, but all culminating with one of the best days of Honor Flight escorts I’ve had to date. The schedule was full, flights were due in from… Continue Reading Honor Flight Debrief: May 3rd 2014