It seems like another lifetime ago now; in 2003 I worked as a wildland fire fighter out at the Mormon Lake guard station on engine 5.1. I’ve worked for the Forest Service in some different capacities after that summer, but it was my favorite time. The terrific men and women I worked with mad…
Crows on a Cloud
Life in the Valley opened my eyes to a lot of experiences. During the blistering summer heat I experienced my first car accident. I experience young love and had my first beer. It was also the first time I experienced a wall meant to keep people like me out.
This spring, President Trump created an inter-agency federal task force to propose structural reforms in the U.S. Postal Service. In only two months, the task force (comprised entirely of top Trump officials) zapped out a down-and-dirty report with this key recommendation: “Prepare [USPS] fo…