I try not to get too excited about the moose draw as I've applied for so many years already and I know that the odds are the toughest of all. I'm always optomistic but hate the letdown year after year.
Good luck to everyone that applied as I'd at least like to be able to say someone I know has gotten even if I'm still waiting. I know it will happen someday.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...