Because we love it. Is it the traffic jams? Maybe the smell of a new car? No idea. Nonetheless, I do know that Americans (and quite possibly most of the rest of the world) romantacize about it. So what happens if you get a bit gimpy? I guess if you have any sense, you mightContinue reading “Why Driving?”
Everyone needs a haircut, disabled or abled.
The message that I tried to share was: if you are disabled, you had best adapt. Not sure of the alternatives, but I can say with authority that it includes a less than full life. I have faced a couple challenges as I descended into disability. Some were pretty ugly, they knocked me down hard,Continue reading “What was the Point of Darwin Post?”
So, I know who I am, and what I feel. Of course, I do. So do you, maybe. Nonetheless, many of the things that happen to a body if you decide to test drive a new disease can be uncomfortable, scary and often, embarrassing. Not good, I tell you what. Over time, I gained acceptanceContinue reading “So, What it is really like to have AMN?”
Charles Darwin’s Theory of Evolution reckoned that it is drawn out process: “…Natural selection acts only by taking advantage of slight successive variations; she can never take a great and sudden leap, but must advance by short and sure, though slow steps.” Well. It is fine if you have a few generations. What about someoneContinue reading “Does Disability Force Evolution?”
I did it for as long as I can remember. We all did. I expect that none of us had ever heard of a balance beam We had two sets of train tracks across the field I guess it was fun I was never so good at it. No idea why, just was not. ButContinue reading “Why do kids walk on train tracks?”