First Responders…Holding onto Hope

Dear Dispatcher, I know your name but I won't say it here. Today you toned out a call for a "possible plane or hot air balloon down", the reporting party was unsure as to which. As more details emerged I could here you relaying the information to the responding parties, "parachute seen", "explosion", "fire", "smoke … Continue reading First Responders…Holding onto Hope


Closing Doors

I love the saying when one door closes another one opens. A few years ago, my depression became so bad that the thought of going back to work was paralyzing, I felt useless, and at the time,  I thought it may just be the worst thing to ever happen to me. I had worked hard … Continue reading Closing Doors