Author Archives: annadhume

About annadhume

I am a former law enforcement officer of six years. Happily married with two kids, I am now branching out into the field of freelance writing.

I Am An Introvert

There are two basic personality types in people.  Those that are introverts and those that are extroverts.  One personality is not better than the other, they are just different.  And I am an introvert, as people that know me well … Continue reading

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The Bane of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a travesty in the home and usually a vicious cycle that keeps repeating itself.  For the most part, it doesn’t begin large with hitting and choking, it begins with little barbs to the self-confidence of the victim. … Continue reading

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Lessons I Learned as a Police Officer

For six years, I was a police officer.  And my impressions of police officers all over has now been altered dramatically. During my early 20’s, I worked at an answering service that just happened to be the dispatch station of … Continue reading

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Living with Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

I have Non-specific type Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) and I was diagnosed with it in May 2014.  So, I have been living with TOS for at least a year and a half.  I have actually been living with it for … Continue reading

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Brave New World

This is a brave new world for me.  The beginning of something completely new to me.  I am excited and nervous at the same time.  That negative little voice in my head is telling me that I am wasting my … Continue reading

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