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How Being a Youtuber Helps Me Cope With My Disability

A few years ago, I decided to start a YouTube channel to spread awareness of what it's like to be a young woman with Cerebral Palsy living in today's society ...
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Technology During This Pandemic & The Importance of Human Interaction

During this pandemic, we have needed to practice social distancing and isolation from our friends and family. Today we have so many ways to keep us all connected through the ...
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Embrace Uncertainty

Uncertainty is inevitable. It’s a rule of life or a simple law of nature. This law is not a comfortable truth but it is a necessary truth. Everything changes and ...
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It’s Time To Reclaim Our Anger

I just got off a video call with my former advisor from the college I dropped out of. It wasn’t for me. Not in this walk of life, not in ...
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Life Lessons From NF

I’ve lived my entire life with the genetic disorder called Neurofibromatosis (NF) - that word alone is a mouth-full. Other than living with it, the most difficult thing about it ...
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A Spin on Staying In Place…

I have been taking care of others for as long as I can remember. When I first started working, I babysat. I then progressed into becoming an in home aide ...
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Everlasting Effects From Relationships

How do you define the relationships in your life? Do they just happen? Are they a product of our search for friendship, love, or a sense of belonging? What are ...
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Hello Neighbor

Earlier this month I found a few minutes to sit outside on my sidewalk just outside of my apartment. It wasn’t a place I’d typically sit or find myself, but ...
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So You Think You Can Perform Self Surgery?

I am sitting at home, laptop aimed at my face. I join a virtual waiting room and a doctor soon connects. I peel back a bandaid, a mess of where ...
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