Monthly Archives: August 2012

Disguising Disability

Something has struck me as of late. It seems to me that most folks with disabilities who write or speak on the topic -- and who appeal to a broader audience -- tend to be motivational speakers....

Disabled Voters

Yesterday was a big day in the 2012 Presidential election, with Mitt Romney choosing Paul Ryan as his vice presidential nominee. Only history will tell us whether or not that will be a winning combo for the GOP this year. One group that’s not winning in the election are disabled voters, according to a recent study. An article in the Continue Reading...

“What Happened?”

This is a question I get often. Hardly ever from adults, though. It's usually the kids who ask this question, often followed by a look of disapproval from a parent or another adult. Kids just have this way of addressing the obvious and wanting to know more -- it's what we call curiosity. It's also called discussing the elephant in the room!...