The topic of climate change
Climate Change The risks of climate change are not easy to communicate clearly. Since the atmosphere affects everything, everything will be affected by its warming, furthermore, there is no single risk, but a wide and varied array of risks, of different severities and scales, affecting different systems at different degrees, unfolding on different timelines. It […]
Recent Dilemma- WORK SUCKS!! DISABILITY SUCKS!!
I have been let go from another job. For the last 2 to 3 months I have been doing a lot of soul-searching along with exercising and cleaning up my life. For example, my apartment is outstandingly clean. That means that my bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, office, and even my garage is in order. I have […]
I am tired of political advertisement on television.
Are you sick of all the political advertisements on television? I certainly am! Usually a person will see 2-3 political advertisements in between commercials. It is like they’re trying to stuff down your throat how bizarre the other candidate is. What we need is someone that will bring us together and not look at our […]
I went skiing
I have been adaptive skiing for the past 3-4 years. I have going 2-3 times per year. Today was my best performance skiing. I am pretty close to going totally independent. A special thanks to Mike and Robyn Corwin. I hope you can find hope in this story that whatever you do in life takes […]
A recent warning people should be cognizant of about melatonin.
Attention, do not give people under the age of 20 years old melatonin. Research has shown it has stunted their growth during puberty. Some Alternatives to sleeping medications: Certain forms of Magnesium increase the neurotransmitter called GABA which helps turn off the DPO, thinking about the future duration path analysis and making one sort of […]
I love this movie!!!
I love this movie because it shows the history of having a disability in the United States. I would strongly recommend Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution on Netflix. Love it!! As good as the movie has given a sliver of insight into the world of what it is like having a disability, I feel we […]
Truth, Love, and HOPE about Traumatic Brain Injury
Truth, Love, and HOPE about Traumatic Brain Injury The truth is I have one of the scariest diagnoses in the medical community. I am diagnosed with a traumatic brain injury (TBI). The brain is the most critical organ in the body. It contains everything […]
A Secure Base
I read this book titled “The Body Keeps The Score” by Bessel Van Der Kolk. It has shed light on my own past, and hopefully, it may shed light on yours. Here’s an excerpt from the book: A Secure Base As we enter this world, we scream to announce our presence. Someone immediately engages with […]
Changing our minds!
Change Our Minds Admitting we are wrong is painful, it could be a sign of weakness-but what if we take a more flexible approach? What if we understood if flexible thinking could spur our curiosity and bring people who differ in many realms together or at least feel compassion towards one another. In this paper, […]
Food for thought:
Food for thought: For politicians: at the end of your time in office; can you imagine knowing you stood for nothing and that you RISKED nothing. That all you did was follow some fearful people with money to where they already were going instead of trying LEAD them to a better place. If you are […]
Putting things in perspective.
Putting things into perspective: On this exact day I was hit by a truck while crossing the highway on a snowmobile. I suffered a traumatic brain injury. Who most were doing school, work, or other leisurely activities I spent the next 6 weeks in a coma. I have fought tooth and nail to come back […]
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