Monthly Archives: December 2016

Paths – We Follow Many Paths

There are many kinds of paths; woodland, winding, historical, paved, and virtual–We all follow many paths throughout life. Here are some of my favorite types of paths for this week’s Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge with the topic of Path. Advertisements

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A Profound, Frightening, and All Too True Quote

I am not going to start a “Quote of the Day” site, but every now and then, I see a quote that bears repeating, spreading, learning, … “What experience and history teaches us is that people and governments have never … Continue reading

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Can’t Sleep!

Photo of the Week

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52 Weeks Photo challenge: Week 20–Coffee

52 Weeks Not sure this is my most “interesting” cup, nor is it seasonal, but at that moment, it definitely was my favorite cup; taken from the balcony of the Forks Inn, looking out across the Monongahela Mounts just after … Continue reading

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From Takeoff to Landing – Part 2

What you see, hear, and feel on a typical airline flight – Continued Part II – Going Down Phase: Cruise Pilot Activity: At this point, the aircraft is probably flying on autopilot. The autopilot can maintain altitude, speed, and navigational … Continue reading

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From Takeoff to Landing – Part 1

What you see, hear, and feel on a typical airline flight It has been several years, but recently I had business that required a flight from Tennessee to Philadelphia. I used to travel a good bit before I retired. It … Continue reading

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One Retired Veteran’s Story

And you wonder why Donald Trump won the election…? I received the following email from a friend who is a Retired Marine Officer. He and I enlisted in the military about the same time, during the midst of the Viet … Continue reading

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