My journey towards independence

My journey from utter helplessness to independence

Day 1517: Calm down

Calm the heck down– that’s what I learned today.   It’s 3 : 13  PM on day 1517 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Isaiah 4,    publish my Disability of the Day feature, feed myself egg with bread  for breakfast, work on a surprise and have lunch.   Today…

Day 1516: Problems, Perspective and Gratitude

“Just an observation: it is impossible to be both grateful and depressed. Those with a grateful mindset tend to see the message in the mess. And even though life may knock them down, the grateful find reasons, if even small ones, to get up.” ― Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free   It’s 1 : 49…

Day 1515: Leaping before you learn

Sometimes you’ve just got to take the leap and learn the ropes as you go along- that’s what I keep realizing   It’s 1 : 56 PM on day 1515 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Isaiah 2, stretch my hamstrings,   publish my Disability of the Day feature, feed…

Day 1514: Indecision and Wrong Decision

Sometimes failure to make a decision can be just as bad as making the wrong decision – that’s what I am realizing.   It’s 12 : 14 PM on day 1514 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Isaiah 1, publish my Disability of the Day feature, feed myself a peanut butter…

Day 1513: Do you buy into the hype that surrounds you?

Know who you are and don’t buy into the hype that surrounds you – that’s my message to the world.   It’s 12 : 18 PM on day 1513 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Song of Song 8, publish my Disability of the Day feature, promote my Educate Generations…

Day 1512: Educate Generations Campaign One Month Later

With God and a few like-minded friends great things are possible – that’s what I keep realizing   It’s 12 : 00 PM on day 1512 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Song of Song 7, publish my Disability of the Day feature,  feed myself a peanut butter sandwich and…

Day 1511: Less Me and More God

23 Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples: 2 “The teachers of the law and the Pharisees sit in Moses’ seat. 3 So you must be careful to do everything they tell you. But do not do what they do, for they do not practice what they preach. 4 They tie up heavy, cumbersome loads and…

Day 1510: Your efforts going unappreciated? Appreciate your own efforts

Just because some people don’t notice or appreciate what you do doesn’t mean that what you do isn’t important – that’s what I keep realizing.   It’s 1 : 52 PM on day 1510 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Song of Song 5, publish my Disability of the Day feature,…

Day 1509: Embracing challenge

Challenges are necessary for human evolution – that’s what I keep realizing.   It’s 1 : 45  PM on day 1509 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Song of Songs 4, publish my Disability of the Day feature, stretch my hamstrings, feed myself egg with bread for breakfast, do some…

Day 1508: How to learn almost anything

Not knowing how to do something is not an excuse in the 21st century – that’s what I keep realizing.   It’s 1 : 42  PM on day 1508 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, pray, read Song of Songs 3, publish my Disability of the Day feature, stretch my hamstrings, feed…