September 17, 2015 RSS feed / Opinions

Twenty-five years after becoming a Chief, the Navy lessons I learned still serve me

Twenty-five years ago Monday, on September 14, 1990, I joined the ranks of handpicked Navy men and women and became a Chief Petty Officer. More...

An early-morning start gives me some productive time

Heading out for breakfast at the Renaissance at the Atlanta Airport, early one morning recently, my game plan was influenced by the time of my appointment which was 8 a.m.  More...

Fruit flies

If you have been seeing small flies or gnats in your kitchen, they’re probably fruit flies. More...

Book Review

A God in Ruins

“A man is a god in ruins,” said Ralph Waldo Emerson. The opening page in A God in Ruins gives this quotation, among others. Then the book moves on to a brief glance at an airfield in England in 1944. More...

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