Green Marbles 2 Go

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   This whole thing started out as a misunderstanding. Kind of like a car accident. A really bad car accident. My brother-in-law, Andy, was telling my mother about a movie he’d watched recently. In that film, a green marble is placed in the casket of a young girl, to accompany her into the afterlife. Maybe, […]

Meet Uncle Sugar

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  The nickname “Uncle Sugar” was my unofficial call sign while I was Civil Affairs Officer in the Iraq War. The real one was “Peacemaker 5”. I was called Uncle Sugar because I was the Pay Agent for my Civil Affairs team. This is a senior officer or NCO who is responsible for buying supplies off the local economy […]