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January 2012 Blog Posts (3)

THE MIGHTY LCI SAILS AGAIN IN NEW NOVEL

What does an old WWII Navy vessel and a bunch of Saturday sailors have to do with the war on terroism?

In my 1st novel EYE OF THE REDEEMER, the LCI 776 is restored by a bunch of unwitting volunteers only to find that the man leading up the restoration effort had more in mind than turning this little ship into a floating museum. Here's a short descriptive of the book as seen on Amazon.com

Newly divorced and with two grown kids off to pursue their own careers, all Dr. Raymond…

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Added by Richard Levine on January 26, 2012 at 10:07am — No Comments

Marine Memorial at Camp Pendleton Area 53 Camp Horno location

Just saw a news report on CNN about a Memorial Cross that was dragged up a hill in memory of the fallen comrades by Marines, two Navy Corpsman and a Navy Chaplain. It's legality is being challenged by two groups, one called the Military Association of Atheists and Free Thinkers spokesman Jason Torpy stated that, "An unauthorized religious shrine sits on federal land, it has stood for years, showing clearly that Christianity is given preference by Camp…

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Added by Richard Oropeza on January 17, 2012 at 4:04pm — No Comments

You Can't Make This Stuff Up!

Remembering my 1960s Navy days at Naval Air Station, Florida.

©2010 Bob Stockton. Excerpted from 'Listening To Ghosts,'  Xlibris Press, by CPO (ret.) Bob Stockton. Unauthorized use is prohibited.



When our Tactical Intelligence Training Center didn’t have a class in session our time was mostly spent rewriting training manuals and…

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Added by Robert (Bob) Stockton on January 2, 2012 at 12:02pm — No Comments

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