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The Closet

The Closet
Every once in a while I walk by the closet in the quiet of the morning and memories flood each step I take to the coffee pot. 754 more words

“You should I be happy the government is going after disability frauds. It makes people like you, real disabled people’s lives easier in the long run,” she spat. 229 more words

Victoria Kaloss

A Wheelchair

Sunday, July 13

Grandpa came home from the hospital hooked to an oxygen tank. A throbbing, sighing machine soon took its place. Grandpa lumbers from bedroom to bathroom to table pulling his new umbilical cord behind him. 195 more words

Let’s look at the facts…. And numbers

Let’s look at the facts…. And numbers

It does not make for easy reading.  But these are numbers and words are ones that everyone, especially those who like to complain about people like White Dee (C4’sBenefits Street), for example need to know. 921 more words

Children

Isaiah 50-52; Psalm 92; 2 Peter 1

Would You?

When a tree ages, its gnarled exterior and expanded girth
testify to resolute heartwood and spirited sap
ringing the echoes of years of drought and years of blessing. 116 more words

Short six-second bursts of vigorous exercise in elderly.

Short six-second bursts of vigorous exercise have the potential to transform the health of elderly people, say researchers in Scotland.

A pilot study involving 12 pensioners showed going all-out in very short bursts, reduced blood pressure and improved general fitness over time. 571 more words

My Health