Monthly Archives: February 2014

What is Power?

  I thought the coach from my high school who helped me train for the ParalymIpics might be disappointed.  I thought my family would think I had given up.  I was afraid lots of people in my life wouldn’t understand.  … Continue reading

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Understanding Makes Tolerance Unnecessary

I don’t know who first said this quote, but I heard it the other day and I love it.  And I can relate to it. Understanding makes tolerance unnecessary. Last week my life sucked eggs.  Plain and simple.  I just … Continue reading

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