Firewatch and Life Lessons

The Book of Henry Admittedly, I didn’t play Firewatch until last year.  This was primarily due to it being an indie title that was narrative heavy with little variation in gameplay.  It’s an adventure game centered on Henry, a volunteer fire lookout in Shoshone National Forest who ends up getting caught up in a mystery…

The Funny thing about Insomnia

If there ever was a con about having been in the Navy for seven years, it’s that I really didn’t have a set sleep schedule.  At sea, working hours can vary greatly, add in the fact that you had to stand watch and there was really no set time to sleep.  When I was attached…

Life outside of the Navy (5 Years Running)

It’s been 5 years since I’ve worn a naval uniform. Around my office, the one question that generally gets asked when people see me is whether or not I miss being in. My answer is no, but that doesn’t mean I regret my time in the Navy, not by any means, but the type of…

Getting back to it!

It has been a journey… Since I last wrote on this site, I separated from the Navy, met the love of my life, travelled the world a bit, bought a townhome (San Diego is expensive!) and then started graduate school.  The crazy thing is, even with all of that happening, I truly felt that what’s…