I am not a label!

On Tuesday, I stopped by Robin’s blog,  Chirping On The Nest.  She has written a post called “Cripples” and “Gimps”.  It was in response to Ruby Cantu’s  “Name it, claim it & then reclaim it if you have to~~”.

Ruby wrote her post in response to a conversation she has with someone. It seems the person was upset she used the word “cripple” to describe herself.  It is a situation that’s quite familiar to me.  I could identify with what’s Ruby is saying. Continue reading “I am not a label!”

A new pair of glasses??

“I never thought of you, as disabled…just different” says one friend.  I’ve actually been told this, by quite a few old and new friends.  It seems I was the only person seeing my limitations.  Did something happen here?  Did my old friends become blind and I sighted?  I think NOT!  The same can be said of many at my church, Shore Vineyard.  To add to the fun, I had a strange encounter when talking with God, once.

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