Cigars in the Sand

Commentary, Notes and Pictures from my time in Iraq

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Farmer by genetics, Lawyer by training, currently "vacationing" in Iraq and advising the Iraqi government on border security issues. Before moving to Baghdad, I served in the White House as Deputy Counsel for the Homeland Security Council. I can be reached at opusxryanathotmaildotcom.

Monday, December 06, 2004


I took this picture at about 2pm in the afternoon a few weeks ago. The white dot is the sun, almost completely dimmed out by the flying sand. Needless to say, its not much fun to be out in the middle of a sandstorm.