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Respecting Choices

LaCrosse, Wisconsin, is a town on the border of Minnesota, with about 51,000 inhabitants.  Almost everyone in the town has an advance directive.  Nationwide, only about 25% of Americans have end-of-life documents. 276 more words

Palliative Care

Unaccompanied Baggage

Moving to a new location is never fun, especially when it’s on the other side of the world and by air. The amount of things I could bring with me is governed by Department of Defense (DoD) and Joint Federal Travel Regulations (JFTR), in addition to what I’m able to practically carry with me through the airports and on the planes. 480 more words

Life & Family

Stink of Lazy

The Stink of Lazy

Laziness has a stink. And it is not the kind you can ignore, clamp a nose shut and wait to get to clear space; for the stench of lazy, it is too strong and too sharp. 1,132 more words


Korea Deployment Blog

You have found the blog about my “deployment” to Korea (thanks for stopping by, by the way!). This page, with posts being in “real time,” will be in the normal blog format, that is the most recent post will be on top (directly below this one). 100 more words


The Commissary

Staying at the hotel, then once moved into my quarters and not having time to get to the commissary I’ve been having to eat out every meal. 164 more words