National Read A Book Day

Yes, that is what day it is today! I’m going through two tomes at this moment. The first is Hunter Killer by Lt Col T. Mark McCurley. It’s all about the use of drones or Remotely Piloted Aircraft in the conflicts in Iraq and… Continue Reading “National Read A Book Day”

Family on My Mind. Love you, Dad.

Cancer is a terrible disease. Today is the day my Dad, Joe Basile, would be turning 95 if cancer had not struck him down in 2007. As all sons do, I think about Dad a lot. He’s always on my mind especially when July… Continue Reading “Family on My Mind. Love you, Dad.”

A Visit to the Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum

I wanted to do something different with the time I had over the 4th of July weekend this year. I opted to visit the Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum in the end even though I made the final choice at the moment I saw… Continue Reading “A Visit to the Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum”