one commuter’s thoughts whether decorating your house for the holidays makes you social, antisocial, christian or atheist
I am a happily married man and yet I have a mistress. No, not that kind. The Sea. The sea, … More
At the Starbucks today, I had a great chat with a police officer as we both were waiting on our orders. He is probably ten years my junior, but I had the sense, a “vibe” Californians generally would call it, that this man was formerly military. The bearing of a military veteran is different; I’ve talked with religious leaders whom I got that same sense and I then find confirmed they served in the military.
A lot changes in forty years. In May, 1977, prior to my departure for Boot Camp at Naval Training Center, … More
Looking at old mementos this evening, of my days in the Navy makes me feel, well “Well-seasoned”. As I look … More
As I get older, I wonder what has become of my military-physique – the early one, not the rounder … More
“Memories which someday will become all beautiful when the last annoyance that encumbers them shall have faded out of our … More