Tom Reynolds's Blood, Sweat, and Tea: Real-Life Adventures in an Inner-City PDF

By Tom Reynolds

An captivating mixture of humor, bravery, cynicism, and compassion." --London day-by-day Telegraph

It's the stuff of Grey's Anatomy, House, and ER--only those occasions aren't unfolding on a Hollywood soundstage.

Have you ever puzzled what's occurring contained in the ambulance screaming prior you in the course of your rush-hour travel? considering 2003, Tom Reynolds (writing lower than an alias in order to not get sacked from his job), has stored a web publication the place he chronicles the day-in, day-out realities of his existence at the activity as an EMT with the London Ambulance Service.

By turns either poignant and profound, Reynolds's writing captures the very essence of lifestyles and loss of life. From the mundane to the surreal, from the heartwarming to the cynical, from the calm to the frenetic, greater than three hundred entries from his well known web publication at are integrated within the book.

Dear Mr. Alcoholic:

Would you brain tremendously now not swearing at me, taking a swing at me, or exposing your self to me? i've got rather adequate abuse from the nondrunks available in the market. . . . nonetheless, at the very least your fists are effortless to evade, and if I cease keeping you up, you fall over.

The author's highly renowned weblog, Random Acts of truth, has been named Medgadget most sensible clinical weblog and most sensible Literary clinical weblog.

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