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 described how her sister treated … Read the rest
Online Wheelchair Dating – Love My Disability Tinder
Three weeks ago, I was in a deep depression. I had transitioned from an independent life as a practicing attorney living all over the world to becoming … Read the rest
As a woman with a disability, I was victimized more than once. I first had to learn not to blame myself. Then how to protect myself.
Trigger/Content Warning: Rape and Sexual Assault
When I was … Read the rest
Recently, North Carolina, my home state, passed HB2 (House Bill 2, aka “the bathroom bill,” aka “Hate Bill 2”). The main portion of the bill, which has been politicized, is the bathroom portion of the … Read the rest
In every presidential election, we always hear about the importance of the black or Hispanic vote. We regularly hear about their issues, like police brutality, immigration, and criminal justice reform. But we never hear about … Read the rest