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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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America’s Babysitter

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I keep thinking about things I want to do when I get back to planet Earth and I am reminded that it doesn’t always go the way you imagine it will. Take for instance what happened to me a short time after I got back from deployment last year: There was a minister’s meeting at […]

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The Plates Are Spinning!

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This is what it looks like when you are trying to prepare everyone for a retrograde back to planet Earth; “responsible retrograde” that is. All kinds of fun things happen during this portion of the deployment. We have meetings to discuss the outline of the next meeting and perhaps go over a course of action […]

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