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Disability

My Journey with Multiple Sclerosis

I woke up this morning, and my right hand was completely dead. I mean like this dead tumor hanging off the end of my arm. Like a skin tag. No feeling—no sensation—and my mind was screaming something about writing. How am I going… Continue Reading →

Goals

  David B. Grinberg rekindled this for me with his buzz  https://www.bebee.com/producer/@dbgrinberg/why-disability-employment-good-business I was selected to be a student volunteer in the First Year Reading Experience (FYRE) program.  I was excited but knew I’d need accommodations to attend. For me then… Continue Reading →

My Journey With Multiple Sclerosis

I woke up this morning, and my right hand was completely dead. I mean like this dead tumor hanging off the end of my arm. Like a skin tag. No feeling—no sensation—and my mind was screaming something about writing. How am I going… Continue Reading →

Disability

Sticky post

  I’ve been disabled in one way or other all my life. For the decades my Multiple Sclerosis went undiagnosed, they said the periods of time my MS drove to my bed were disabling bouts of depression–that the progressive numbing… Continue Reading →

The Meaning of Multiple Sclerosis

Sounds like an unpleasant topic. It is and it isn’t. It all goes by what you are willing to accept. That said, MS is a pain in the arse. I used to be able to type as fast as I… Continue Reading →

On Special Needs

Raising sons—or daughters, for that matter, is not for the fainthearted. I raised two strong sons. There were trials, and I found myself walking through burning embers of emotion more than once. My sons are plagued with learning disabilities as… Continue Reading →