INto the Ditch: 10 seconds that saved my life

Author’s Note: I wrote this memoir in Fall 2012 during my first semester of my Masters program.  It was the first time I explored my feelings about that event.  The capitalized  IN was done on purpose and reflects the entire episode.  While I am not proud of some of the language, it shows where I … Continue reading

The Life of a Paramedic

When people find out that I am a Paramedic, they always ask, “What is your ____ call?”  Fill in the blank with strangest, funniest, scariest, etc. I shall attempt to answer some of the today….I have changed the names and locations to protect the privacy of those involved…but mainly because after 13 years, I really … Continue reading