Odds are, we will get Coronavirus

Odds are, we will get Coronavirus

Researching available data, I’ve summarized the information in this free slideshow. I’m not a doctor or scientist, just a practical person. In Special Forces what made us “special” was our planning. We always did an Area Study of our potential...
Why Prepare Now? Because . . .

Why Prepare Now? Because . . .

It’s too late to prepare after a disaster or emergency strikes. People are finding this out now as they realize they can’t buy facemasks, either in the store or online. In the free slideshow below, I give the facts and figures that should wake people up. I...
Preparing for the Coronavirus

Preparing for the Coronavirus

There’s considerable disinformation and confusion about the extent of the virus. Some of it is deliberate propaganda. Some of it is exaggeration. Nevertheless, the virus is spreading and the infected and death toll is rising. I just checked on Amazon and face...
The Rule of Seven for Disasters

The Rule of Seven for Disasters

Several years ago, I became very interested in a television show titled Seconds From Disaster, which aired on National Geographic. Over the seasons it covered just about every plane crash and numerous other disasters. And I noticed a startling commonality. No plane...

Focus Your Preparation– One Size Does Not Fit All

In an era of coronavirus, wildfires, drought, power outages, tsunamis etc, we know we have to do some preparation for possible disasters. But if you go online the information available quickly becomes overwhelming and confusing and you find yourself staring at a...
Are You Warmer in a Tent or By Building An Igloo?

Are You Warmer in a Tent or By Building An Igloo?

I participated in numerous winter warfare training exercises and deployments with 10th Special Forces, the one Group that is focused on cold weather and high altitude training because of our area of operations. My first Winter Warfare was an eye opening experience....