Surviving the Waiting Game

Surviving the Waiting Game

I’m not a patient woman, just ask my kids and my wife. I don’t even like waiting for my gum to be scanned before pulling that little red thread to satiate my need for instant gratification. So you would think, becoming a military spouse was a really lousy idea.  Most...
Today We Celebrate; Tomorrow We Fight

Today We Celebrate; Tomorrow We Fight

Today, October 6th, marks 13 years that my wife, Novia, and I have been together. 13 years! We met while still under the legal oppression known as Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. Truth be told, I never thought that in my lifetime, certainly not in my military career, I would...