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How to get things done…

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Brows furrowed, my battalion commander angrily punched keys as he scrolled through something that was currently giving him a migraine. Casually I leaned against the door jamb of his office and sipped my coffee (Kona of course). “Sir, what are you working on there?” I had put on an air of nonchalance specifically to annoy […]

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A sign that it is time for me to leave Iraq…

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Occasionally you have a premonition that it is time to move on. That what you’ve been doing is now concluded and your work here is actually done. Recently I received the below notice on the all hands e-mail here in scenic Al Assad. After reading it, I felt it complete confirmation that it is time […]

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