Tag: Transverse Myelitis

Transverse Myelitis Awareness Day

Exactly what does it take for California state legislators to recognize the toll that a rare disease such as Transverse Myelitis (TM) has on it’s constituents.   It takes a dedicated California resident; Sandy Rey, a woman who poured her soul into raising awareness…

But We Just Said Never Look Back

Late last week in our very first Quick Tidbit; Quick Tidbit 01, it was suggested that you  never look back unless you were taking inventory of your achievements.   Today, I am going to share an example with you of how I did exactly…

Lifting A Cyclist’s Limits With Tandem Towing

Early on a Saturday morning Jim met me at my house to load my recumbent trike into the back of his truck.  Clouds dotted the sky to the south and the sun was still undecided as to what it was going to do.  The…

I Am Not My Chair

Today, I was asked if I was wheelchair bound.  The question actually threw me off guard for a moment and I found myself struggling to answer the question.  I can’t quite recall my exact answer but I babbled something about being able to use…

Share Your Story – Inspire The World

Overcoming the obstacles that we face in life can become quite challenging  and will often make us feel as if we are running into a brick wall.  How many times have we met with adversity that seems to take us right back to square…

Refocused Lives are Like Open Roads, How Will You Navigate Yours

If you have ever lived in a major metropolis like Los Angeles, California then you have had to navigate your way on the very crowded highways and freeways on a daily basis.  Having once lived and worked there, I can personally tell you that…