She’d pretend to be my dog and I had to issue commands to her.
I’d always been taught the bad men were the ones lurking in the bushes. No one ever told me they could be the man you marry.
People with disabilities are people first. We are not defined by our disability as one-dimensional.
“It was really bizarre, just no part of me believed it. When doctors said I was paraplegic, I never thought for a second it was true.”