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The Bionic Woman

Remember that sound? No idea how to replicate it into words ….. That sound where Jaime Sommers is running and everything is put into slow motion. 251 more words

Ability

Life-giving Hugs

Recently Bethany Hamilton, of Soul Surfer movie fame, shark attack survivor, and world-class among women surfers, visited Southern California. One of Bethany’s great sayings is, “I can hug more people with one arm, than I ever could with two.” There were many impressive speakers before she came on, but when hundreds of tween and teen girls surrounded the stage to sit at her feet, my insides just melted. 299 more words

Writing

Upping my exercise - Walking

To try and boost my weight loss, I’ve been trying to increase my exercise while i’m at university. So one of the things I’ve tried to do is increase the amount of walking I do. 181 more words

Blog

The Top 5 Places my Leg Has Almost Fallen Off

We’ve all been there, whether it’s because of sweat in our liner or we turned a crazy angle or something pushed our skin away from our socket, at some point, if you’re an active amputee like I know most of us are, our leg socket has lost suction.  624 more words