Monthly Archives: February 2015

Getting Out of Bed in the Morning

Yesterday was a good day, and it was a long time coming. I got a new bed. Sounds simple, right?  Sounds like an ordinary, no big deal thing.  The process was anything but. I had been sleeping on the same … Continue reading

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Because of My Disability, Not In Spite of It

The following is my first (sort of autobiographical) guest blog post for United Cerebral Palsy’s national website.  It was originally published on January 12th, 2015.  I feel honored to have been asked to write for such a great organization! Lorraine … Continue reading

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