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A day in the life of someone who has a spinal injury

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It occurred to me that, while I often mention my injury or identify as disabled, I don’t really talk about what it’s like to live with this injury. I think people get confused, because some days they see me doing things that make it look like I’m a-ok, and the next day I can’t even get out of bed. The… Read more »

Perfectly Broken

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Trauma to the body is difficult to deal with when you’re not already saddled with mental illnesses like depression or PTSD. Those ghosts taking up residence in my brain made it that much harder to accept.

Updates to the website and other random news

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Look at my website and tell me how pretty it is! Also, news on my leg, my mom’s book, and Fifty Shades of Drinking.

Getting a straight answer from a doctor

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So while I’m recliner-bound for 2 months I’m planning on getting a lot of writing done.

Worst. Birthday Gift. Ever.

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Apparently I have weird-shaped legs. Also I suck at picking out birthday gifts for myself.

Distraction is the better part of valor

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I broke my femur, but I still don’t know if there is also tendon or ligament damage. My future is as fuzzy as it was a few days ago.