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: January, 2018

One offs or the new norm?

Today the rain is coming down.  It feels like we haven’t dried out yet from the last big storm.  With all the water from the precipitation and the snow that … Continue reading

January 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Super Retired

Today Jim and I were driving off the base. I was telling a story that was pretty dull and Jim was getting more and more frustrated by the driver ahead … Continue reading

January 13, 2018 · Leave a comment


The room was undulating.  He couldn’t move his arms.  When he tried to scream.  His voice was gone.  It was hot, burning up. Janet put a cool towel on the … Continue reading

January 10, 2018 · 1 Comment

Looking around

Janet wanted to walk away and focus on other people.  She was drawn to the man who did not speak.  Eventually the team of doctors left the room, they were … Continue reading

January 7, 2018 · 1 Comment

Something was off

“Did he say anything when he woke up?” Janet was staring at her hands. “Janet.” “Oh no, Dr. Reid.  He didn’t say anything.  I just noticed his eyes were open … Continue reading

January 4, 2018 · 1 Comment

Growing collection

Tina was grateful for the treat her grandmother gave her but she also knew it was something she did not want.  As much as she wanted to tell her grandmother … Continue reading

January 3, 2018 · 1 Comment

No idea where he was or how he got here

Through the activity, he noticed the woman walk out of the room.  He tried to get her attention before she left, but his brain kept his arms from moving and … Continue reading

January 3, 2018 · 1 Comment