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'JACO' robotic arm aims to give independence back to people with disabilities

MONTREAL – When dealing with physical disabilities, tasks like putting on clothes, picking something up or opening doors can be significantly difficult, but Montreal-based company… 270 more words


Failure to Launch...

So it’s taking me half an hour to get my computer to work each time I try to get on it of late… but that’s not why I haven’t been writing… 547 more words


If I Could See, Would I Want To?

Hello everyone and welcome back to my blog!

I hope you’re all well. I don’t really have anything new to tell you so let’s get on to today’s post! 695 more words

Cloud and Wallfish by Anne Nesbet

Cloud and Wallfish by Anne Nesbet
Candlewick, October 2016

It can be hard to make historical fiction exciting and relevant to middle graders, particularly when it’s not part of the American experience. 634 more words



Dear Friends,

My life has taken a lot of interesting twists and turns over the years and I was hoping to share with you about my latest adventure. 498 more words


Are Our Inclusive Communities for Those with Disabilities?

Since the beginning of 2016, I’ve challenged myself to have new experiences, which have led me to increasingly realize how hard it is to function in a world that isn’t designed for people with foot drop.  676 more words

50 Cent Delivers Sincere Apology To Autistic Man After Mocking Him On Twitter

50 Cent was walking through the airport when he decided to teach the youth of today a lesson about getting high. Unfortunately, his “lesson” was… 232 more words