Dysfunctional

I have a really good relationship with my MIL and FIL.  We had a very rocky start as my MIL told me directly, before we got engaged, that she had higher goals for her daughter like marrying a doctor or lawyer and not someone going in the Army.  However, once we got engaged things changed.  … More Dysfunctional

Crazy Week

It has been a long crazy week and the weekend will be way too short! The week started with MrsL letting me out of the Steelheart late Sunday night because I had an early morning appointment with my urologist.  Good news there…PSA level back down to normal but still have BPH.  Good news from that…now … More Crazy Week

A Different World

I have traveled to many places. I have seen both the good and bad of travel. Being in Jakarta is, in a word, different. The blur between cultures is everywhere. I am staying in a hotel that was the location of a terrorist attack in 2009. Having the vehicle you are traveling in go through … More A Different World

Job interview 

Well, having a parent that knows and understands corporate America was benefits. The company 26 was applying for is, if his experience is any indication, violating about half a dozen federal laws related to hiring. I guided him through what to say and who to speak with and…he has an interview today at 9 am. … More Job interview 

The Long Journey

I haven’t written in a while for various reasons.  Work got really busy even though I am not traveling.  One or both of the boys have been under foot for one reason or another.  In the case of 21 it is simply scheduled breaks in the semester.  Call me old and senile but I don’t … More The Long Journey

Just Writing

Okay, fair warning….I am just a little drunk right now.  Had a great day at work that finished early enough for happy hour at the hotel bar.  I drank a full bottle of Merlot and although I need to be doing more prep for my investigation tomorrow I am sitting here looking at Tumblr and … More Just Writing