Monthly Archives: September 2014

First Responder Suicides – Battle Buddies

Originally posted on Walking In My Shoes:
I’m interrupting my series on physiology to deal with a topic that keeps resurfacing for me, first responder suicides. ¬†We lost another one this week. We have a total of 21 dead by…

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“One of the toughest things this author has had to deal with since encountering trauma has been the identity piece. Your job that defined you, no longer exists. Your former identity is now a trigger to you, so you hate … Continue reading

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The Box Containing My Life

The box containing my life sits tucked away in the far reaches of the second story closet. It is a clear plastic box measuring 2 feet by 3 feet with a dark lid to contain everything it represents. If the … Continue reading

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