disability

Day 1311: Society and its focus on bad behaviours

Society has everything backwards – that’s what I keep realizing.   It’s 12  : 12 PM on day 1311 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, feed myself All Bran Flakes for breakfast,  read Psalm 2, publish my Disability of the Day feature,  promote my Eradicate AIDS campaign – I can’t seem to get…

Day 1310: My Brother, a Panhandler and Pepsi

Kids don’t do as you say they do as you do– that’s what I keep realizing.   It’s 1  : 00 PM on day 1310 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, read Psalm 1,  feed myself egg with bread for breakfast,  publish my Disability of the Day feature,  promote my Eradicate AIDS campaign…

Day 1309: Different approaches = Different results

If you want different results you have to try different approaches – that’s what I keep learning.   It’s 12  : 08 PM on day 1309 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, feed myself All Bran Flakes for breakfast,  read Job 42, publish my Disability of the Day feature, practice sitting up straight to strengthen…

Day 1308: “Unsung Hero”

When you give you get back a trillionfold  – that’s what I wish the world would understand.   It’s 1  : 07   PM on day 1308 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to  pray,   brush my teeth, go back to bed – I woke up too early –  publish my Disability of the…

Day 1307: Have you given yourself what you wish you could get from other people?

Sometimes you have to give yourself what you wish you could get from other people– that’s what I keep realizing.   It’s 2  : 40 PM on day 1307 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, continue reading Divergent by Veronica Roth, go shopping with family,  feed myself a…

Day 1306: Give people a chance

Give people a chance they might surprise you – that’s what I keep learning.   It’s 12  : 00 PM on day 1306 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, feed myself All Bran Flakes for breakfast,  read Job 40, publish my Disability of the Day feature, promote my Eradicate AIDS campaign – still no…

Day 1305: Giving and the Ten Percent Rule

If you don’t give more than what is required you’ll never have more than you need – that’s what I believe.   It’s 10  : 06 AM on day 1305 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, go back to bed – I woke up too early- read Job 39,…

Day 1304: Ziauddin Yousafzai: My daughter, Malala

Everybody needs at least one person who believes in them – that’s what I keep realizing.   It’s 12  : 17 PM on day 1304 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, read Job 38, publish my Disability of the Day feature, promote my Eradicate AIDS campaign – still no donations since Monday  - …

Day 1303: “Mockingbird” by Eminem

“Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.” - George Bernard Shaw   It’s 1  : 21 PM on day 1303 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, read Job 37, publish my Disability of the Day feature,  feed myself a peanut butter sandwich for breakfast, promote my Eradicate AIDS campaign – no…

Day 1302: The link between experience and wisdom

Wisdom comes only through suffering. – AESCHYLUS, Agamemnon   It’s 1  : 00   PM on day 1302 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray,   brush my teeth, read Job 36, publish my Disability of the Day feature,  feed myself bran flakes for breakfast,  promote my Eradicate AIDS campaign – Gia founder of Music4Freedom, a non-profit organization dedicated to…