About Bill

About Bill

So you want to know more about me?(Mar 13, 2010) Personal. Well, I recently turned 50 years old and being the son of a professional musician (Dad) and a writer (Mom), I have had the opportunity to use both of the these traits, though not as much as my parents have, especially the writing part.  I truly enjoy playing music and writing the occasional technical thing or two.  I can get wordy so I have to tone that back.  But, since this is my Blog site, perhaps you can endulge me to get a little crazy now and then. I’m a happily married man of 30+ years.  My wife, Sue, loves to ride horses as I do so we have a lot of fun.  We have 4 daughters, 3 of which are married. We have 4 grandchildren, 2 of which we are now gaurdians and parents for. I was born in New Mexico, raised some there but moved to West Virginia at 13 and have called that my home state for much longer than any other state.  I joined the U.S. Air Force after having challenges with getting the financing for college (its a long story) when I was 19.  I served our country from 1979 to 1984 and loved it!  I almost made a career of the Air Force.  From there, I lived in WV for a short time then moved to Boston area for 1-1/2 yrs until moving to Northern Virginia where I worked in the Washington DC area for 12 years.  In 1998, I got the opportunity to move to Colorado where we will probably live...