Long, hot day

It has been a long hot day. We’re in the third day of an official heat wave; it topped 100F in Boston for the first time since 1940-something. We brought Steven back from the Medical Examiner’s Office today. All of our available crews stood vigil for the motorcade while neighboring FD’s covered for us. He… Continue reading Long, hot day

The Spare (2021)

July 1999 A brand new EMT walks trepidatiously into the ambulance yard.  He's not completely lost; he's been a volunteer fireman for a decade.  This medical stuff is all new though.  He introduces himself to his assigned crew and mispronounces his preceptor's name.  He has no idea what is in store for him. The sun is shining, the tunes… Continue reading The Spare (2021)