I am now a published writer. It is a big deal for me and another accomplishment I have achieved. My hard work and dedication have given me opportunities and opened doors for me. I posted a link to the article I wrote
My university experience from an intellectually disabled perspective.
The obstacles and triumphs of my first semester in college after almost 30 years. How my brain functioned and what I had to do to survive the first semester.
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.
The rejection I felt was a symptom of my recovery, not the act of rejection itself. Even if it was me who was doing the rejecting.
As the email that my mom sent said, one of the hardest things on me was being away from my daughter. It broke my heart. But she lived on the east coast, and I lived on the west coast. I tried to move back to the east coast to be near my daughter, but livingContinue reading “My Guide to a Support Network”
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”