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Navigating an airport in a wheelchair

Part 1 part 2 I’ve only done a little bit of traveling but I’ve learned a lot from what I have done. As with anything in a wheelchair, traveling takes extra time and energy but is very possible. Here are … Continue reading

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traveling in a wheelchair

In yesterday’s post I explained how this post came to be. I would like to further elaborate and talk about the pre-planning involved when traveling with a disability. For some, this may be common sense or obvious, but planning in … Continue reading

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Moved

As I wrote in this earlier post, I have moved in with a roommate. This is the first time I have lived not with my parents. I am enjoying it very much though it has taken some getting used to.  … Continue reading

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at seventeen

I am inspired today by the song “at seventeen” by Janis Ian. I chose this for my title as I feel that was a time in my life where I can share a lot with my readers. My friend my … Continue reading

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The flip side of personal care attendants

You will remember my post everything she does is beautiful from a while back. Today I’d like to talk about the flip side of personal care attendants. Things don’t always go right. I have been lucky, and this post isn’t really about … Continue reading

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23 days and counting

  Hello sorry for the lack of posting yesterday, the day just seemed to get away on me. I couldn’t begin to tell you really what I did though; it was just one of those low-key days. As the title … Continue reading

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everything she does is beautiful!

I will never forget her, the impact she’s left on my life is huge and I don’t feel like these words can even begin to convey that which I am in this moment trying to express. Perhaps I have put … Continue reading

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bussing adventures

This past Wednesday, a fellow disabled friend, and a personal care attendant and I travelled by bus to a metropolitan area just an hour away. We took a bus, a bus from a major national busline, and were unsurprisingly disappointed. … Continue reading

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