Tag Archives: Air Force

Thirteen Years

Thirteen years ago, I was snug in my bed when the towers were hit.  At 18, I had graduated high school in June and was waiting to leave for the Air Force, so I did not need to be up … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Oklahoma

When I was allowed to move off base in 2004, I was ecstatic.  I had just made E-4 and celebrated the third anniversary of entering Active Duty.  I had a wide variety of options on where to stay.  I opted … Continue reading

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In Memory

I met Danny at the end of April 2004.  I had just arrived in Oklahoma and had met very few people, other than those who I encountered as I in-processed the squadron and base.  I decided to go to church … Continue reading

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Job Offer

The company I interviewed with twice last week called this morning and offered a full-time position.  I am not sure when I will actually start, since they still have to go through the background check and all that, but I … Continue reading

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Too Quiet

Sometimes when I am house-sitting, I feel as though the houses are too quiet.  Usually, this occurs in the middle of the night when the pets are sleeping and I am getting ready to go to bed.  It almost feels … Continue reading

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Update on Creepiness

A man died just a couple blocks from the house I am watching for friends while they are out of town.  Actually, I am mostly watching after their pets, but I am sure they appreciate that I am staying at … Continue reading

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Moving the Bins

I really did not want to go to class on Thursday.  I woke up with a clogged nose and was sneezing profusely during part of that morning.  However, not going to class was not an option.  I had a midterm … Continue reading

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