Anaré V. Holmes

When life will you respond?

Rescue. Redemption. Recovery.

Chronicles  one man's journey of self discovery as he navigates through the chaotic world of the fire rescue service. 

At the intersection of race, class and sexual identity, this platform reveals the lessons learned when we fight for our dreams, face our fears and find purpose in our pain and struggle.

Facing Fear

"When a crisis or threat to public safety jumps off, can you handle the pressure? Can you do the job? There is no turning back."

Breaking Barriers

"Being an openly gay firefighter was never my intention. The goal was to stand strong in my truth, I was too old to go into anybody's closet."


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"The personal impacts performance. Find the purpose in the struggle."

From media and emergency preparedness training to content creation and public engagement, Anaré is ready to serve.

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