When Will The Demons Come?

“I think, if you are honest with yourself, some of you have sat in the dark after a week of shitty calls and thought maybe I should stop all of this”.

You Don’t Get It!

It’s been a bit since I have written anything. It’s been a busy year and I have had some projects around the house that needed some attention. I took the time and practiced my basic carpentry skills and got things finished. So here we go with some new content. It’s like riding a bike I…

I don’t like your face!

They were the leather lunged curly mustachioed men that walked in and out of a burning house like you and I walk in and out of a convenience store.

What Did You Take?

but by the tenth overdose only half way through a 24 hour shift, our compassion has evaporated

I’m Sorry I Ruined Your Christmas

It’s a cold morning in he middle of December. You are responding to a report of a person down on the floor, unknown if breathing. You roll through town, making your rights and lefts on the quiet city streets to get to the address. Your lights are competing with the Christmas light on most of…

Are You A BLS Paramedic?

As most of you may know, I have an almost 25 year history in EMS. I have spent most of my “career” learning and doing EMS activities and working to become a better medic than I was yesterday. You could say I’m an EMS geek! I have been in EMS management; responsible for making sure…

That’s One Hell Of A Photo AlbumĀ 

It’s the end of the week and you have a few days off. You sit down and have a chance to review the week of work behind you. It wasn’t much different from the other weeks. The hours and days passed without notice. You had some wins and some losses. You got in and out…

The Power of Earning

These days, it seems that you can open any of the “industry” related periodicals (that’s magazines to the young people) and find an article about the senior man. They range from how to identify the senior man to the proper techniques on how to bow down to said senior man. The articles often use words…