Twenty years ago I was seventeen years old. I had recently made the decision to go into the Army and was blissfully unaware that Iraq would be invading Kuwait in a couple of weeks. Ultimately, I signed-up anyway on delayed-entry, and became a soldier. A lot of people thought I was nuts, but it really … Read more

20 Things

I am a cat person. This is not to say I dislike dogs. I like them when they belong to other people. But I prefer the low-maintenance, earned-loyalty beast that is the domestic housecat. I am not great at sports. As a child, I was horrible. As an adult, I’m much better. But still not … Read more