Day 1 – You’re a veteran … now what

So, you just got your DD214 signed, you have a plane ticket in hand, you might be even sitting in the USO for the last time. I remember it like it was yesterday, the relief that it is over, but that huge fear of the unknown starting to creep in. As a member of any [...]

By | June 26th, 2017|Veteran|0 Comments

Out of Options

I find the voice inside my head repeating "you are out of options."  I have worked through some problems in my life where I feel that I am at my wit's end. It's a feeling that almost everyone has experienced at some point in their life. Maybe it's something related to work, our personal life, [...]

By | June 12th, 2017|Life, Veteran|0 Comments


One of the worst feelings one can feel is when they feel broken.  Broken can be something someone gives you as a label or the voice inside our head repeats it like a bad record. In a mind that believes its broken, any thought is possible from divorce to suicide, or maybe just walking away [...]

By | June 5th, 2017|Veteran|2 Comments

Do you live paycheck to paycheck?

Do you ever have those days where you have reached that point where you are just sick and tired of feeling sick and tired?  Everyone typically reaches this point at least once after they get that DD214 from the military. The military says your free, but you might have anything but this feeling just a [...]

By | May 22nd, 2017|Money, Veteran|2 Comments

Who has your six when you’re a veteran?

After I was discharged from the Marine Corps almost 10 years ago, I will never forget the feeling I could not shake of feeling alone. While in the Corps I always had the band of brothers and sisters that would have my back and would always be there to pick up me up when I [...]

By | May 5th, 2017|Veteran|0 Comments