The end of an era

Saturday, January 25th, 2014, was the end of an era for yours truly. It was my last official duty day as a member of the United States Armed Forces. As someone whose military career, although on again, off again, back on again, has spanned the last 28 years, I can tell you it was not…

Saving Valhalla

If you have followed any of my posts on Facebook, you know that I often support charitable organizations, especially those related to helping our veterans. I have mentioned The Valhalla Project several times but now they need help as well. Gordon Cucullu, President of the Valhalla Project, may be down for a span of time…

Private Wounds: The Legacy of PTSD

During my radio interview with Eric Farris on his talk show that aired Sunday, November 17th, I revealed my own experience with PTSD. This revelation may not have surprised some, but many have privately messaged to express their concern and offer their appreciation of my openness about the subject. This openness is a new trait…