Why Don’t You Just…Be Like Everyone Else.

I live in the land of in-between.  It is a desolate place that is uncomfortably wedged between charity and respect.  An unscheduled stop on the road to independence where many people with disabilities find themselves abandoned.  Few of us arrive by choice.  The land of In-between is where people with invisible disabilities live like stray … Continue reading Why Don’t You Just…Be Like Everyone Else.

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Mr. Rogers on Presuming Competence

Many of us have memory of watching Mr. Rogers Neighborhood on television as children.  The show was on from 1968 to 2001, and was an icon in the world of children's entertainment.  Though Mr. Rodgers was a very intelligent man I am not sure even he knew how many children he reached, especially given the starting … Continue reading Mr. Rogers on Presuming Competence