Camaraderie

Camaraderie

There is a lot to be said for camaraderie. The dictionary defines it as “loyalty and warm, friendly feelings among comrades.” However, I think a deeper explanation is warranted. When two or more people share an exceptional experience together, a bond is...
Learning for Dummies

Learning for Dummies

My Dad, who I affectionately called “Pop”, had to put up with a lot from me, but he got back at me a few times. His way of teaching was “let the idiot find out for himself.” As an example, we were eating at a restaurant in Gatlinburg, Tennessee during a summer...
Conquering Fear

Conquering Fear

  I want to explain… Let’s start again. Make that: “I want to plead guilty” to the Fear of Large Bodies of Water.   Now I know that sounds crazy, but when you have to make carrier landings out in the Gulf of Mexico about 25 miles from shore, fear of water can...
The Thinning Veil

The Thinning Veil

“The Veil is Thinning Between Dimensions” The quote is by a Medium, and believe me, it is true. I have gone to another dimension. Now I know what you are going to say; “Here’s another crazy espousing all this spirit rubbish and wanting me to join his weird cult.” “No....

Radio Show: Preferred Company with Marianne Levy

The Preferred Company radio show, hosted by Joel Markel and Marianne Levy, featured Vernon and his soon-to-be-released book, Boomers: We Aren’t Finished Yet in a recent interview.  The 10 minute segment touched on several topics.  Here is a clip on how to plan...