Tag Archives: Army

Veterans Day: Be a peacemaker

All day today on the radio I’ve heard thank yous to veterans. Before I write something cynical. I want to say “You’re welcome.” I’m not sure what I’m being thanked for. Yes, I spent four years in Uncle Sam’s service. … Continue reading

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Blogging hiatus over — for now

I had been on a blogging hiatus. I’m not sure why. I just posted my first blog in about six months when I joined a blogging link-up party and wrote about my four-legged running partner. Since last blogging, I’ve run … Continue reading

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The agony of de feet or at least of the pinky toe

Tuesday evening I decided to go for a short run while my son was at religious ed. The run turned out to be real short, less than 3 minutes short. I got a sharp pain in the pinky toe on … Continue reading

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Beautiful February day

I know some people find that idea that there could be a beautiful February day as an oxymoron — two things that are mutually exclusive, like military intelligence (I served four years in Uncle Sam’s Army). Thursday was a beautiful … Continue reading

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Veterans Day

11-11-12 Sunday is Veterans Day here in the US. I am a U.S. Army veteran, having served my Uncle Sam from 1976 to 1980. I never saw combat except on TV. I served in Germany and in Newburgh, N.Y., near … Continue reading

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