Frannie hanging out with us

Chilling and cruising day. Frannie, Lou and I went to Dai Ichi Ramen for lunch. Lou wanted to go there to have Frannie try udon noodles. Then we went to Kamakana Alii Mall for halo halo dessert at Magnolia Ice Cream & Treats. We briefly stopped at that zipline place next to the Kalaeloa housing to pick up brochures… Continue Reading “Frannie hanging out with us”

Before the Microsoft Monopoly

I was thinking about old technology, old software a while back while working on the last laptop I bought and the purchasing/licensing stuff required of MS Office, how it’s all online download/install. No more being sent discs! And in my mind, the sometimes hassle of re-installation because there’s… Continue Reading “Before the Microsoft Monopoly”

Eyes right! Forward March! What the hell…

Military/Army (current, former, future) people, do you know the structural organization and mechanics of drill commands? Military/Army (current, former, future) people, do you know the structural organization and mechanics of drill commands? Yeah okay I’m most definitely not the one to be talking… Continue Reading “Eyes right! Forward March! What the hell…”

Mahalang for my baby – Bee Gees Too Much Heaven

Yeah, okay, I was into the Bee Gees back in the day. From disco days. Tho, this song didn’t represent partying disco nights for me.

I was just 4-5 months into the Army at the time, in AIT at Fort Gordon, GA, and severely, miserably missing my baby (Lou). I’d spend almost every evening writing to her…… Continue Reading “Mahalang for my baby – Bee Gees Too Much Heaven”

Darker youthful memories again

I don’t know why but every so often when I think back and review many of the teenage memories now getting vague, some of the not so positive flashbacks come embedded with the happy ones. Some I have to mentally wipe off the cobwebs to remember. The good and the bad, the positive and the negative, they all weave… Continue Reading “Darker youthful memories again”