Monthly Archives: June 2010

speaking up

I have a disability called spina bifida. When I was born, my spine had not properly closed; so that a surgery was done shortly after birth to close it. With all of today’s technology, my parents would most likely have … Continue reading

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Sometimes we just don’t get it right

Last night I was talking to one of the young people I work with. She’s being released in a few days, and she was telling me that she was afraid of making some of the same mistakes that led to … Continue reading

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I am more brilliant when my feet are warm.

I am more brilliant when my feet are warm.. Interview with Danielle LaPorte! I love this lady!

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Reachable Moments: What’s at the Heart of the matter… | Reclaiming Youth International

Reachable Moments: What’s at the Heart of the matter… | Reclaiming Youth International. Something to think about when reaching out….

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The Circle of Courage Philosophy | Reclaiming Youth International

The Circle of Courage Philosophy | Reclaiming Youth International. A brief explanation of what the Circle of Courage is all about.

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Who Am I Today?

I started my new job this week. I’m a support worker for a couple who both have developmental disabilities and are living independently. The lady has spina bifida but is pretty much as physically able as I am, and the … Continue reading

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Another Sunday night….

I’m showing up here as promised because sometimes that’s what life is all about–showing up when you don’t really feel like it. I’m not sure what my problem is, but I think I’ve been reading too many very smart, articulate, … Continue reading

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