Thursday, June 9, 2016

The Death Writer: Working with Death Wednesday: A Writer and an EMT

This story made the Devil himself cry...the entire population of Portland, Oregon cried like babies - I cried writing it...the roughest, toughest, orneriest hombre's on the face of the planet have read this story and didn't realize until it was too late...they cried like puppies...made them wanna beat the crap outta me.

I'd like to thank The Death Writer for posting my essay on her blog and giving me the opportunity to make more people cry.  GOT TISSUE?

The Death Writer: Working with Death Wednesday: A Writer and an EMT: Today I am so excited to post an essay written by Mike Cyra right here on my blog.  Mike found this blog when I posted an interview with my ...

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Are you prepared for a drinking water emergency?

Don't be caught with your scrubs around your ankles and no emergency water.
With Flint, Michigan fresh in our minds, do you have an adequate supply of water stored for an emergency? It's an easy thing to forget about...until the unexpected happens.
If you live in the Pacific Northwest, you should know that we are overdue for an earthquake. If you live anywhere else, you should know how easy it is to have your water supply compromised.
Here's what you need to know:
You need one gallon of water, per day, per person in your house.
You should have at least 7 days of water stored in your home.
That means if there are two people in your house, you need 6 of those 2.5 gallon jugs of water.
Add a gallon per day for your PETS.

BOTTOM LINE: Every time you go to the store buy a 2.5 gallon jug of water. At the very least buy a gallon of water.

Here are links for what you need to know about storing water.

Here is a good table for purifying water with bleach.