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just another genderqueer femme with a cane

I got a cane today! I’m pretty excited about it because it’s already making walking a whole lot easier for me. My chronic pain condition has been progressing, and I knew this was inevitable, but I kept putting off buying a cane for all kinds of reasons. 616 more words

Who has a bigger voice?

 

So… today I learned that my University will be discontinuing their shuttle services next semester. Why is this an issue? I feel that it affects many people, especially someone whom may have motor impairments… or just has a hard time getting around campus wheelchair or not . 193 more words

Disability

Parking at the library: so close and yet so far

 

A resident recently called me to express his concerns about the lack of parking at Newmarket Public Library. This is a perennial problem for all business and services located in the historic downtown of Newmarket, and one that is constantly brought up in discussions about the limitations of the current library facility. 621 more words