The Wildland Firefighter’s Ethos: Part 1

A Three-Part Blog Series supported by: The American Wildfire Experience 2019 Micro-Grant Award   Part One- Duty. There is a sense of purpose behind this work. Choosing a career in public service is about contributing to something bigger than yourself; it is actively prioritizing the needs of others above your own. Along with the selfless … Continue reading The Wildland Firefighter’s Ethos: Part 1

Working Truths

Many, many, moons ago while working as a server in a restaurant I noticed something about the working world, which I’ve found to be a constant truth no matter the line of work I have transitioned to. My epiphany came about like this: As several other servers and I were feverishly rolling silverware in the … Continue reading Working Truths