Adding One Letter to a Form Changed My Career

June 10, 1969, I entered Aviation Officer Candidate School in Pensacola, Florida. The Vietnam War was at full tilt. Exemptions from the draft were abolished. The best and the brightest were subject to becoming members of the military. Did you … Continue reading

The Impossible Made Possible

Circa 1983, I had been chatting with my P3 ASW crew on the way back to the States from our deployment. Sensor Station One asked about having his reenlistment done with our crew on top a Soviet submarine. I thought … Continue reading

Amateur or Pro?

Amateurs do things till they get it right. Professionals do it until they can’t get it wrong. We are in control of our health. We make daily choices regarding food, exercise, stress management, etc. Do we occasionally make good decisions? … Continue reading