Yankee is for y-chromsome v. x-chromosome first responder differences

Men and women are innately different in their genetic makeups and this plays a role on how they respond to stress differently. In addition to their difference in dealing with stress, they are likely to deal with certain response calls with a different emotional drive. While they are trained to respond in certain ways to … More Yankee is for y-chromsome v. x-chromosome first responder differences

X-ray is for x-amining your approach to advice on writing

I’ve been doing a lot of posts about writing the last few days and today I was hoping to write about one of my other blog topics but alas here I am again discussing writing. However, this impromptu topic came from a question I asked about my work in progress. The response to my question … More X-ray is for x-amining your approach to advice on writing

Whiskey is for writing fiction in war torn cities

There are many aspects of writing a setting. War-torn cities are no exception to the rule. They are an intriguing setting due to the fact that so much can be portrayed through the decimation of the surrounding area. Though writing this is harder than describing a few dilapidated buildings or bullet holes. While sight, sound, … More Whiskey is for writing fiction in war torn cities

Victor is for venomous spiders stealing productivity

Productivity and enthusiasm are bound to be hampered when you try to work efficiently. Maybe you feel like you are overwhelmed, feeling like you are getting nothing accomplished. It could be worse, spiders could kill your productivity. More specifically, in my case, a single brown recluse spider. Somewhere in the last month, a brown recluse … More Victor is for venomous spiders stealing productivity

Sierra is for support systems for service members and family

Between active and reserve military personnel there are approximately 2.1 million servicemen and women in the US military. There are close to 22 million veterans. This may only be 7% of the population (active and former) but it is also seven percent of the population that endures quire a battle when they come home to … More Sierra is for support systems for service members and family

Romeo is for relationships with first responders

Being a first responder is not an easy career, but being the significant other of a first responder is just as taxing. First responders see people at their weakest and most vulnerable as well as their most dangerous moments. On the flip side, the significant other sees a first responder at these crucial points when … More Romeo is for relationships with first responders