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Risen Apes: A Town Without Pity

Risen Apes: A Town Without Pity

S.M. Park’s continuing column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “A Town Without Pity,” Park talks about the worst place he ever lived: Bolinas, California. 

Dear Grandson: Leaving Nam and Returning Home

In his latest “Dear Grandson,” Stan Gerding writes about leaving Nam, the ship ride home, and a couple stops along the way.

Dear Grandson: Volunteering for Vietnam

In his latest “Dear Grandson,” Stan Gerding continues describing his experiences at Bethesda Naval Hospital and volunteering for duty in Vietnam.

Risen Apes: Flipping the Bird

S.M. Park’s continuing column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “Flipping the Bird,” Park shares about his foray into the emu industry and designing T-shirts.

Dear Grandson: Bethesda Naval Hospital

In his latest “Dear Grandson,” Stan Gerding describes his continuing experience as a Navy Corpsman, what he did at Bethesda Naval Hospital, and meeting President LBJ.

Risen Apes: House Money

S.M. Park’s continuing column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “House Money,” Park thinks back on childhood and how he’d do it all over again.

Dear Grandson: FMSS Training at Camp Lejeune

In his latest “Dear Grandson,” Stan Gerding describes his FMSS (Field Medical Service School) Training at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

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