There Is A Process…

Today is a day for laughter. Tomorrow my blog will be about as serious as I ever get. I have to be at the campus today at 7:30 AM to prepare for an 8:00 AM meeting. I am not a fan of early AM meetings, in fact I think they are a crime against nature…they…
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The Monthly “Visit”

Well there it was again, like clockwork – that time of the month had arrived again all too soon. I absolutely dread it and I am so happy when it is over because I know I have a whole month before I’ll have to experience it again. But what can I really do about it…it…
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OMG – WTF!

I teach in the land of acronyms – emergency management (which has its own acronym – EM). We have so many acronyms in EM that we have to have a book that lists them all. The book, titled FEMA Acronyms, Abbreviations, and Terms, features 4,200 acronyms on 160 pages. You gotta’ love that they have…
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Digress Much?

So…do you digress much? It sounds like a bad pick-up line at a senior citizen’s dating club. I half expect to see an octogenarian wearing bell bottoms and a shirt that is unbuttoned half way down his chest winking from across the table. Senior citizen dating – whatever possessed me to go there? Alas, I…
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You Are Here…

On a forward operating base on the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan – the soldiers’ signpost denoted their current location as “HELL” (2004) Today is my son Noah’s 27th birthday. Today, like so many other days before it, I am reminded of how fortunate we are to still have Noah with us. When Noah signed…
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