I was a first responder at the Pentagon on 9/11.

“I grew up on eastern Long Island and watched a lot of CHIPS so I knew I wanted to be a pilot or cop. Once I realized how much math was involved to be a pilot, it sealed the deal on becoming a cop. I knew I wanted to do police work but my dad … Continue reading I was a first responder at the Pentagon on 9/11.

Combat Crochet and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Yarn over…

Like many veterans throughout our country’s history, I needed mental medical attention but did not seek help BY: SAMANTHA NEROVE, POSTED ON MAY 28, 2017 A soldier crochets a garden of hope in the battlefield of despair. Pistol? Check. Body armor? Check. Yarn, hooks, crochet books? Check. My Combat Crochet Basic Load (CCBL) was prepped for battle. I was ready to … Continue reading Combat Crochet and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Yarn over…

Catch Up with The Spark #10 before #11 comes out tonight!

If you follow my Website 2.0, since September, I am following The Spark Podcast almost every Sunday. I like the freshness of this conversation between Badge Tony (real name is omitted due to service's preservation) and his hosting friend, Colin. Some of you might wonder who is Tony and how I got in touch with … Continue reading Catch Up with The Spark #10 before #11 comes out tonight!