Getting Rid of the “Ish” in the New Year

Getting Rid of the “Ish” in the New Year

… ish With the New Year well underway, I thought it would be fitting to write about how thankful I am for all the gains our community has made not only in the military but in our larger society as well. In so many ways life is great. We’ve seen victory...
Respect for Marriage Act Reintroduced in Congress

Respect for Marriage Act Reintroduced in Congress

Today, Senator Feinstein in the U.S. Senate and Representatives Nadler and Ros-Lehtinen in the U.S. House of Representatives reintroduced the Respect for Marriage Act. While the U.S. Supreme Court found Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional,...
You Are Never Alone When You Have fAMPAly…

You Are Never Alone When You Have fAMPAly…

 On July 25, 2014, I proudly wore my United States Marine Corps uniform for the last time.  That was also the day that the American Military Partner Association published my last blog while serving as an active duty member of the armed forces.  I will be honest with...