Original book cover You may be asking, “Where did I get the idea for such a strange title for my book and the opening chapter?” The idea originally came from a pair of likeable comedians whose job is to create entertaining YouTube videos for young and old. Their style of comedy is a mixture of … Continue reading Chapter 1: A Lesser Human
https://youtu.be/Gi0bZQN70TY What is your identity rooted in? I hope it's not your physical appearance! As for my identity, it is not my physical disabilities; rather it is rooted in who I am in Christ Jesus. Yet I feel a need to talk about this issue of identity. Let's get past the intro and go into … Continue reading My Identity Is Not My Disability
Has this situation ever happened to you? Have people ever avoided talking with you, when they should? What am I talking about? If you have an obvious disability, then you can probably guess it. I am talking about the tendency of some people, to avoid an uncomfortable situation or make an assumption based on appearance. … Continue reading Dealing With The Pain of Being Ignored
When I wrote "Can We Talk About Disabilities?", I did not imagine the response that I'd get, in terms of site traffic. My friends certainly picked a good topic. If you read the article, you'll notice that I covered a broad range of issues relating to disability. How shall I take on, such a large … Continue reading Can Someone Guide Me, To A Seat?
Did you ever go through something and asked, “Why am I going through this? Why do I have to take this blasted typing class?” For me, this class was fraught with frustration and difficulties. I hated it. The four years of typing were a lesson in torture. My typing teacher didn't help by saying, "Keep … Continue reading The Typewriter