Beautiful Work

Beautiful Work

Many of us have different ways to cope. Many of us in this community see the worst in people, or have seen the worst in people. Whether we are in the back of a rig, or in a burning building, we see things we can’t forget. Turning to a coping mechanism is great,...
Finding Inner Peace and Self Worth.

Finding Inner Peace and Self Worth.

In a world where so much can go wrong with our day to day lives finding inner peace can be so hard. This is especially true for those of us who serve and protect our country and the citizens of this great nation. From personal experience I would know how hard it is to...
Battle Within

Battle Within

The things we see are not always the greatest in our field. Sometimes they keep us up at night, much like I am now. Whether it be the car wrecks, house fires, trauma calls, or general incidents that for some reason just… “stick.” Whether it be that...
I AM WAR

I AM WAR

Sometimes I wake up and I am war.  I wake up and I do not know where I am at. The room is dark and I am staring into a ceiling fan that I wasn’t certain that I had. My breathing becomes hard and laborious and I believe that I have woken up into a place that I was at...
A 5 Year Old Thanks Veterans

A 5 Year Old Thanks Veterans

We, the Veteran community, received a few thank you cards from a 5 year old girl today. She cares deeply about veterans and wanted to do what she could to thank them and help ones that were hurt. In true spirit of Thanksgiving, and with her parents help, she made a...
Hot Dogs Not Just a Tasty Meal

Hot Dogs Not Just a Tasty Meal

♫Hot dog, hot dog, hot diggety dog Now we got ears, it’s time for cheers♫ Hot dogs are loved by all!  Especially; my children – and me.  Hot dogs are best made by people who know how to make them!  And you have to make hot dogs that are pure beef; not that crap that...