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Crisis as Opportunity – Critical Incident Stress Management

by Bob Rabe

A college professor once asked the class, “How heavy is a glass of water?” The professor received several answers, but the professor replied, “The weight doesn’t matter, it depends on how long you try to hold it. 1,236 more words

Post Traumatic Stress

Man burned in East Memphis house fire

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man is recovering from second degree burns after a house fire in East Memphis overnight.

The fire broke out around 4 a.m. 88 more words


Thank you to the everyday heroes

My newest cover for a My Own Comic Book is especially cool. It’s a celebration of those among us who we consider “everyday heroes”. The cover highlights a Police Officer, A Doctor and a Fire Fighter, but those are just a few who might fit into this category. 134 more words

Comic Book

The Fight

I look back and remember the outcome of Incidents from my years in the Fire Service. Some were magnificent saves and sometimes the outcome was less than expected. 672 more words



Title: Redemption

Series: Golden Beach #4

Author: Kim Loraine

Genre: Contemporary Romance/New Adult

Cover Design: Ramona Lockwood

Release Date: February 8, 2017


Sparks may fly in the bedroom, but fire always brings destruction.Golden Beach firefighter, Lieutenant Michael Oliver, has everything he wants — a beautiful wife, a job he loves, and a future that finally looks bright after years of darkness. 1,514 more words

Firefighters help dying dog cross item off bucket list

MESA, Ariz. — Rocko the dog hasn’t lived an easy life. However, some generous firefighters in Arizona are hoping to turn it around during his final weeks. 203 more words


Joshua A.

My husband, Joshua, passed away in September 2016. His story is very long with a lot of moving parts, but towards the end of his life he was passionate about getting his story out. 816 more words