After a brain injury, emotions can be lacking. It’s just a side effect. My emotions don’t work the same way anymore, some emotions are severely lacking.
After my article was published, I received a lot of feedback from readers. So far in my writing career I consider a lot of feedback as any feedback. Feedback is feedback, both good and bad. There were some negative comments which related to getting my degree in an ’employable field’. I can’t even really sayContinue reading “Aftermath of my Article”
My university experience from an intellectually disabled perspective.
I decided what field I wanted to study and did everything necessary to begin my college career. All the hoops I had to jump through before I even began. My first semester was over and I overcame my intellectual disability with hard work.
What matters most is my son through the divorce. There was a lot of anger and bitterness on both sides. It was a very tough time for me. I start to talk about the divorce and how I got through it.
After a traumatic life event, especially one that completely changes your life, time doesn’t stop. You can lose your job, lose your family, and feel completely lost on how to adapt and move on. That’s the part that’s extremely difficult. I even had to adjust how I ate food. If I was having soup, IContinue reading “The Best Advice for Adapting”
I hope anyone reading about my accident and recovery can take a little joy out of the humor that I inject here by making you smile and at least for a moment, forget how bad life can be sometimes. Even if you have a great life, I hope you enjoy reading. These stories are not meant to depress people or to make anyone feel sorry for me. It isn’t in my nature to complain. I enjoy writing and sharing what I have to say. I try to be lighthearted about it to offer a sense of hope for anyone who deals with the crises that come up in life.
I’m going to shift gears a little bit today and give a brief synopsis of my current situation. I am 50, disabled, and no recent job experience. 3 strikes, and so far I’m out. I spent the last 3 years studying international relations. My last class ends August 10th, 2022 when I get my Bachelor’sContinue reading “#DEI, not so much”