Monthly Archives: January 2012

A STATE FUNERAL

I wrote this last fall and sent it off to Proceedings. Got my first real rejection letter yesterday! I’m told I’d best get used to them in the future. I hadn’t published this until my fate with the magazine was … Continue reading



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Great video for veterans applying for jobs.

This video is a good one whether you’ve been out a week or a decade. It’s from the fine folks at Ranger Up! and I’m pleased to share it with you.



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Go take this quiz… I scored a 12. No bubble.

How Thick Is Your Bubble? » create exams



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Joe Pa

I spent the weekend in shock and surprise over the outpouring of grief and accolades for Joe Paterno. Before I go into my screed I’ll save you all some time:  The Biblical quote most of you will throw at me … Continue reading



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I’m not dead, quit spreading that rumor.

But I am working on a post that will really annoy a lot of people.  Look for it tomorrow sometime around noon *(Thursday, that is)* when I know people will have time to savor the message. One hint – people … Continue reading



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