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Keys to the Bus

It’s official! I picked up the keys to my school bus this morning. Yeah! It has been a bit chaotic, of course, as the bus company changed and cancelled routes. 357 more words


Disabled, but not broken

When both my legs were amputated, they were closed at the upper-thigh, leaving stumps of 8-10cm each. This means that they are too short for me to walk with prostheses and I have been resigned to face life in a wheelchair. 225 more words


What People with Disabilities are thinking when you call them inspirations....

Description: Picture of men sitting around a table from the movie Goodfellas. Caption: “What People with Disabilities think when you call them inspirations: ‘Let me understand this … cuz maybe its me, maybe I’m a little fucked up. 36 more words


In Which World Do I Lie?

Conclusion of the day: it looks like (excuse pun) I’m not blind enough in personality to fit into that world.

It seems only fair that, after I come back from yet ANOTHER camp for the blind, that I write about blindness. 936 more words

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Perfect Imperfections

While I’m wandering through life, I’m never truly free. A part of me is trapped, trapped inside a house of mirrors. Forever facing one distorted image after another, each claiming to be a reflection of me. 206 more words


Born Without Arms

It’s not hard to find stories which show us clearly that the world is full of people who are different, unique and special.  That’s the way God made us and for some people being different involves overcoming difficulties physically and mentally.  170 more words

Positively Pro-Life

The 4-day Nightmare - Starting Tomorrow

So, it seemed that my little foray into the zone of Le Humour actually got me something – FIVE WHOLE FOLLOWERS! I didn’t know I was that hilarious. 374 more words

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