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This is My Fuck You

And I hope you hear it.

To quote Peter Griffin may I say, “You know what grinds my gears? You America, fuck you.”

I’ve been pretty depressed the last few weeks and I do a fairly decent job at hiding it, mainly because…it’s my life and I have to get used to it, it’s what I know. 1,212 more words

Handicapped

10 Things Anyone With A Disabled Sibling Can Relate To

Having a brother or sister with a disability can be tough, but at the end of the day, they are the ones who teach you some of life’s greatest lessons without a handbook or Google search. 518 more words

Blog

Review: The Builders by Daniel Polansky

I’d heard of The Builders through the grapevine (r/Fantasy) and figured I’d try it. It’s nice and short, and gave me a nice taste of… 298 more words

Books

The "D" Word

I just said “I’m disabled” for the first time.

I almost said it a few days ago when the grocery delivery guy handed me a pretty light box and I nearly collapsed under the weight. 300 more words

“Let’s Walk Together” CareER Walkathon needs Volunteers

CareER was registered as a charity in 2014 and continues its efforts to encourage the disabled to develop their careers, with a focus on the often overlooked community of more highly educated persons with disabilities. 312 more words

Hong Kong

Beyond Vision Projects

BEYOND VISION PROJECTS (BVP) is a social enterprise supported by a group of passionate volunteers and professional advisors and academics in related field. In order to achieve their goal of enhancing the visually impaired (VI) and elderly with low vision’s quality of life; their first project, Tactile-Audio Interaction System (TAIS) services was successfully developed under substantial research. 341 more words

Hong Kong

Everyday Invalidations Can't Apologize

There are some people who just cannot apologize.  They lack the social emotional skill of context and situation awareness. They are handicapped to some degree, they lack the basics of the literacy of feelings.   68 more words