Category: Books

If you'd like to know what makes Pakistani politics tick, and to uncover its culture of conspiracy and betrayal, you'll enjoy this good read.

It was you and I

Category: Poetry

I wrote this as a song, but it works as a poem also. It was written a few years after I came back from Viet Nam when it seemed that all Nam vet were not all that well received, in fact, some thought we were all just crazy. At any rate, this is how I remember the media dealing with us.

Morning Glory

Category: Poetry

I love the United States of American and especially our flag and what it stands for!

The Wisdom That We Gained

Category: Music

Five years after the fall of Saigon I wrote "The Wisdom That We Gained". Those words, written so many years ago, have given me and many other Vietnam Vets a reason for our sacrifice and service to our country.

Navy Retiree's Restore Vintage Bomber

Category: Personal Experiences

An abandoned Douglas A-3D Skywarrior restored from airport eyesore to airport beauty

My America

Category: Poetry

I wrote this poem in March 2008 to honor all Veterans, especially those from WWII. The hallowed ground spoken of was visited during the year 1963 and later. These words are, quite simply, my feelings regarding my country and those who have served, and who continue to serve her.

90 Percent: A Memoir of My Demise and Rise

Category: Books

Jasper Beamon, a retired Navy CEO "receives an ominous e-mail from his soul mate telling him that she is about to publish a book about their relationship which sends Jasper into a neurotic tailspins where he is forced to examine his life. But will he?" 90 Percent: A Memoir of My Demise and Rise is a literary novel sizzling with passion and crackling with humor. It is intertwined with romance, political commentary, history and pop culture.


Category: Poetry

World War II Veterans fought for the right reasons

Given All

Category: Poetry

All gave some, some gave all!


Category: Books

You can achieve your life’s dream, if you commit your life to Jesus Christ, and be reborn in the Holy Spirit, and focus all of your energy on your goal. Dr. Rick Scarnati in SOUL EXPLOSION tells how he accomplished the impossible by giving his life to Jesus and becoming “SUPERCHARGED” by the Holy Spirit.