Category Archives: Navy story

An American Pagan Autumn Festival: Navy Story

Many men among were brought up in some type of church, the vast majority of us having something to do with one of the types of Christianity. (Bare with me, I knew one guy who claimed to be a jew … Continue reading

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What Was 20 Years Ago: The 9-11 Post

It was a dark time for many. It was during a troubling time for yours truly. I was stuck in a time loop that would Groundhog Day pale in comparison. I was in the US Navy, onboard an actual ship. … Continue reading

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When A Whirlwind Relationship Blows Off Course

A smarter man once told me to not let a one night stand last two nights. I failed to adhere to that decent advice. An enlightened man once told me to avoid a “no night stand” altogether, leaving an alley … Continue reading

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Something About Broads Named “Autumn”

One More From The Road was a notable live album from Lynyrd Skynyrd that many of my friends ribbed me about after they found it in my cd collection. My friends generally turned their noses up at most of the … Continue reading

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Navy Story: Pledge Allegiance To Yourself

Throughout my time onboard an unnamed US Navy ship, I found myself faced with numerous tedious tasks. It didn’t matter how “important” they were, it didn’t increase their appeal in my eyes. Many of these tasks came up on a … Continue reading

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Navy Story: The Outlaw Junior Officer

I remember standing on the flight deck of our ship while our ship was in port. I happened to be in the area doing some type of small task that needed to be done. The vast majority of the sailors … Continue reading

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You Can’t “Import” Your Way Into Happiness or Greatness

I grew up in an interesting time where people weren’t aware that television shows were trying to sell you ideas along with what ever the advertisers were attempting to make money off of. The young and old both took the … Continue reading

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Navy Story: The Petty and Lazy Tyrant

First impressions set an example of what you will experience in a workplace. It more or less held true in the many places I have worked. If someone was late, other people seemed to walk in slow motion. If the … Continue reading

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Navy Story: A Warning To Other Men

This might not be a Navy story per se, but it is a tale of two women. It just happened to be two women I had met while I was in the US Navy. This posting serves as a demonstration … Continue reading

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