Long-distance relationships are hard. And when I say that I don’t mean because of the obvious. Unlike The T.V. Show, 90-Day Fiancee, Chris and I don’t glorify our relationship with cameras. That is not “reality” to us by any means. Reality involves family, tears, frustration, pain, joy. It means living life as if the person […]
Remove The Non-progressive sticker when talking about CP
Cerebral Palsy, which is the most common childhood disability in the world, with 17 million affected by CP (myself being one of them.) I was told from a very young age, that my cerebral palsy would either get worse or it would not.
“Okay, well that’s great. Thanks for […]
Being a woman with a disability is difficult but when it comes to dating and relationships, well, that’s an entirely new challenge.
I am a woman that has gone from being a hopeless romantic to becoming a hopeless realist over the years. I know of the challenges that having cerebral palsy has, and because of that […]
Did You know That I have my very own superhero? That’s right you read it right. I have my very own superhero. I call him dad. I know what most of you may be thinking, “most daughters think this about their dads why is yours so special”? I’ll tell you why. My dad has been […]
(The following was previously published on MEDIUM.COM and (TheMighty.com)
I recently discovered a new artist on Spotify by the name of Nicole Nordeman, And the song that spoke to me was a song called, “The Sound Of Surviving.” One line in this song really got to me. “These pieces the ones that left me bleeding. […]