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What the ADA Means to Me

When I was a participant in the 2002 Ms. Wheelchair America Pageant, I was selected as one of the five finalists. As a finalist, I had to answer two extemporaneous questions on stage during the crowning ceremony for the final judging session – a serious question and a light-hearted question. 771 more words

Disability

It's Time

Current setting: Orlando International Airport

I got an email yesterday warning me of the construction, back ups, and delays due to it. My naturally anxious personality initially thought “great, something else to worry about.” Thankfully my mom, who is naturally early to everything, was taking me to the airport this AM so I knew getting here on time wouldn’t be an issue. 472 more words

Adopt vs Adapt - successful IT leaders know the difference

A few weeks ago a I was speaking to an acquaintance of mine in the industry. He was flustered by the endemic nature and mediocre results of… 315 more words

EA

The Science of Life

Allostasis is a commonly known medical term. The definition of allostasis is termed to oppose that of its synonym homeostasis. Allostasis is used to describe the body in it’s attempt to attain a new normal after it is altered by an external stimulus. 558 more words

Tired of Protesting Trumpcare? Look at What ADAPT is Doing and Get Inspired

If you find your will to protest Trumpcare flagging, check out what the disability rights activists with ADAPT are doing, and get inspired all over again. 386 more words

Marches And Protests

Art from the Heart

When my two sons were young, often while I was working on a writing assignment at home, I sat them down to do their own writing assignment.  197 more words

Understanding Your Relationship.

Arlene Ayirah.

Hello my people. Its been a month since I last posted.I have missed you all and I hope you have been doing great.Am here today with this topic of how we can understand and manage our relationships.I hope it will be a great help to you and me as well. 919 more words

Relationships