"Thank you for your service"...A seemingly innocent statement that conjures up many different responses and feelings from a multitude of Veterans.
Many do not know this, but most will expect it. The best way to motivate me is by telling me I suck at something or telling me that it’s impossible.
I often turn to writing as an outlet to express myself. I wrote this song during a particularly difficult time in my life, to express out loud what I was feeling and thinking deep down inside.
After spending 37 years in front of or behind the camera, 2014 was a real challenge for me as a photographer. To start off I had an accident in January that broke my wrist, cracked my skull, and as I recently found out, also broke my back at T-12.
I love life, I love nice people, I love video games and animals. My gaming thoughts and in game naming falls under the name swordandkeyboard. A name I came up with because I can be known as a bit salty, cynical, and sometimes truthful to the point of hurtful. The sword part comes from sometimes the truth hurts even when I talk to myself about me.
It should be no secret that each of us has our own perspectives. This is the short reason why dreams are hard to reach. Then, one might ask, why do so many things appeal to people en masse?
My dad wanted to show me a slug. Instead, he opened my world to an entire universe I'd eventually base my life on. Thanks so much for showing me that slug, Dad. If only Jabba weren't such a friggin' jerk.
Yesterday we debuted the next chapter in Cookie and Misty's cooking adventures. Learn how this recipe came to be by checking out Cookie and Misty and the case of the Shanghai’d Chicken while you prepare a warm helping of Shanghai’d Chicken!
We all have dreams, but what is a worthwhile dream? One you know you can do someday. That’s right, someday.
Don, or as we in Gaiscioch fondly know him, Donaliam, has dealt with being overweight his entire life. Starting in high school he has been active in various sports, including baseball, football and roller skating; and sporadically starting and failing at dieting. Nothing seemed to help in his ongoing fight to lose weight.