Posts by: rtramsey

positive mindset during quarantine

Positive Mindset? Really?

By on March 26, 2020

Our very way of life has been threatened on a global scale. Lives have been lost. Jobs have been lost.  Businesses have folded or are struggling to keep the doors open. We are individually and collectively grieving these losses. We experience denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and ultimately acceptance, just as if we had lost someone close […]

My name is Trey, and I’m a like-a-holic…

By on March 5, 2020

My name is Trey, and I’m a like-a-holic.  I’m not sure how I ended up here.  Things like this only happen to people named Amber or Bronson.  It started innocently enough, with photos of my dinner, check-ins at movie theaters, and selfies at restaurants.  I’d get a few likes here and there but sooner a later, a few weren’t […]

I wish I could have saved you…

By on January 30, 2020

It was late in the afternoon on a hot summer day and I was working evening shift.  It was about five or six PM and I had to stop by the station for something.  Irritated over the fact that I had to leave my beat, I concluded my business and was walking back to my patrol car […]

Men Don’t Talk About Such Things

By on January 10, 2020

Pain, hurt, trauma, men don’t talk about such things. At least that’s what a lot of us are taught from an early age.  I was no different.  We are supposed to be tough, meaning we are not to show emotions or feelings because to do so is to show weakness, unless they are emotions of […]