Swell Time

Moving forward, just not sure where we're going, but at least we're having a swell time when we do it.

Monthly Archives: February, 2016

My life is an island

My life is an island.   Lounging with my foot propped up to minimize the swelling.   Island living is about having everything at arms reach. Books, graphic novels, cell … Continue reading

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Privilege of Being an Outsider

Being the only Coastie working at a Navy command offers me some unique privileges. I recognize I am part of the team but realize I am not fully accepted as … Continue reading

February 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Where is the ladies’ room?

Here is an experience I recently had when Jim and I were traveling down to Florida for vacation.  People still cling to stereotypes of what people should look like. Funny … Continue reading

February 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Is the military losing their talent?

As I sat in the required transition training to leave the military, I was amazed at the level of talent the young men and women in the room possessed. I’m … Continue reading

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment