Today I went to my daughter’s school’s Veterans Day program. Once I returned home from that I started writing first by putting my thoughts into a few Facebook posts and then moved those thoughts to a draft blog post as I am want to do. I really needed to get it out of my head, and because of that I also live streamed my thoughts on this through my Twitch channel too. It was an emotional day and I am NOT that sort of guy.Continue Reading
If you don’t stand for the special song, the magical sky-cloth won’t freedom!
Pursuant to a not-quite-conversation on Facebook regarding this meme I posted, I will sum up what happened and where I stand on this. It was interesting that this lady, a fellow Bernie supporter and Universal Healthcare supporter, found this meme as a reason to unfollow me even with as much as we have in common politically. =OContinue Reading
She is also referred to as the ‘The Lady in Gray’ or ‘The Big “E”‘. What follows are what I had written when I had Arion’s Home up way back in the day. Shipyard/Reactor Training I reported on board the U.S.S Enterprise on August 26, 1994 after a month of vacation. The Enterprise was moored […]Continue Reading
The summer prior to my senior year (summer of 1991) I enlisted in the Navy via their D.E.P. much to my friends’ and family’s dismay. I have goals in life and in order to reach them I knew that I had to go into the military. My grades in high school were poor and I […]Continue Reading
I have recently been asked about the screen name/user name/handle thingy that I most commonly use on the internet which is ‘Free Xenon‘ or ‘FreeXenon‘. I wrote my reply so I thought I may as well repeat it here for all to know. There is more there that you would probably ever want to know, […]Continue Reading
This has hit my inbox as a Forward. The only reason I am going to post this is because I have a small and not so interesting story that goes with this. When I was in the US Navy part of our glorified duties while stationed on the USS Enterprise in the Reactor Controls Division […]Continue Reading