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Daily Prompt: Candid

Wow, what a apropos Daily Prompt.  I was gonna do a kind of confession post today anyway. ^_^ So, yeah, let me get candid with y’all. 1,342 more words

Daily Prompt

Choices

Our life is made up of the choices we make. What we decide sets forward our path, but sometimes others make choices for you. One year ago, … 750 more words

Blessed

When We Aren't Socially Acceptable Disabled People Anymore

Our American white colonizer culture loves a plucky underdog story. We swoon over stoic suffering. We adore an inspiring boot strap story about a person who overcomes great adversity to succeed in an emotionally satisfying mainstream way. 575 more words

Chronic Illness

Tea time talks: Shona Louise

Today I’m lucky enough to have blogger and disability activist Shona Louise join me for a very special one to one interview!

Hi Shona! Thanks so much for taking the time to do this interview. 1,580 more words

Disability

Have some empathy and respect

If there is one thing that really bothers me it’s people taking advantage of help intended for disabled people. I know I have addressed this issue before but it still shocks me that people do it. 201 more words

Unbelievable

Mobility - what does it mean?

This is the first of two posts about U.K disability benefits DLA (Disability Living Allowance) and PIP (Personal Independent Plan). It is an article explaining what mobility is, the changes with PIP and what the benefit means to me. 1,691 more words

Disability