Maria Makes Old People Dance

Old people, respectables, everywhere. Dancing in the middle of the floor. A drunk raises his hands towards the heavens. A construction worker dances to the groove. The song ends, and they all sit down. Some remain standing as Maria Mauldaur announces the next song "Cajun Moon."

I meet Russians at Swimming Pools

Earlier this year, I went out to the local athletic club and went swimming. I thought it would be fitting as it was the first day of summer and the hottest day of the year here on Whidbey Island.

My Life Since My Last Post

I love my career in the military. It is fun, exciting, and supremely better than anything else I could have ever done in the civilian word. The only problem is that I haven't done anything yet, not really.