A couple of months ago, my friend made a post in a muscular dystrophy support group. Her post was a heartbreaking tale of her fractured relationship with her sister. She
There are periods in anyone’s life, but especially in a quadriplegics life, that can be filled with darkness, despair, and hopelessness. It is in these desperate times that one has
Historically, women have been denied access to old-boy business networks that fostered connections, commerce, and prosperity. The Jaycees spent a dozen years and a million dollars in a protracted legal
Heidi McKenzie, Fashion Designer with a Disability
This Jeans Designer for Wheelchair Users Wants to “Alter Ur Ego”.
How did you become injured?
I was injured in 2007 from a
The Internet. Nowadays, there’s not much you can’t do from the comforts of your own home. You can shop, order food, find recipes, connect with friends, and even date. Online
Putting an End to Bullying
Recently I was at a pharmacy picking up some medication when an elderly woman asked me if I was in the line or with the …
Compromise – I mean really, who wants to compromise? Wouldn’t it be great to always have our own way? Compromise is a part of life and whether we choose …
An Argument against Person-First Language
By Sarah Marks
I was born with Spina Bifida. As a result, I am a full-time wheelchair …