Category Archives: Disability

Posts about Disability

It sure would be easier

That was the not-so-shocking revelation I had today. Yes, I informed myself that sometimes -- not all the time -- my life would be easier if I had arms....

Valuing Vulnerability

Vulnerability and being real have been on my mind and in my heart as of late. More and more I seek to just be and to let that be enough for others. Maybe it's age, maybe it's that I lived so long trying to be normal (whatever that is) in spite of my disability....

Charter Schools and the Disabled

Charter schools are a hot topic these days. Especially in Washington State, where a charter school initiative (Initiative 1240) will be on the ballot in November. As we consider important issues like this we must consider the potential impact on mentally and physically disabled students. A recent study finds fewer disabled students are enrolled in charter schools than public classrooms. Continue Reading...