Lesson 6: There is such a thing as stupid questions

This is a lesson that you learn on day one of military basic training.  The instructors are trained to put you through one of the most uncomfortable situations of your life.  It is a part of an effort to weed out the members who cannot handle the stresses that accompany military service and lifestyle.  To …

Reflections

We are all the sum of our experiences.  Whether it is a success or failure, these experiences act as a lesson that can influence future behaviors.  I hate it when people say that there is a set number of rules, personal attributes, or controllable characteristics, that could make you a better friend, more likable person, …