My husband and I are traveling over Snoqualmie Pass on our way from Tacoma to Leavenworth. I know we’ve arrived at our destination when I see the ubiquitous Bavarian storefronts against the backdrop of snow-capped mountains.
Retired Marine and handcyclist Leigh Sumner credits her Excy portable exercise cycle for swiftly getting her back on the road after she took a tumble.
It’s not always possible to make amends to those we hurt. But metal sculptor Jerry Diaz, 32, a T10-12 para, recently had the opportunity to tell the woman who ran him over that he’s OK, it wasn’t her fault, and it changed his life for the better.
Being a quadriplegic, there are a few things in this world that I’m just not very good at. Berry picking falls into this category.
"Excuse me, can I just say that you are an inspiration."
Gawkers are the people whose minds are apparently blown by seeing a wheelchair user out in public enjoying their life, and can only respond by staring.
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In September, media outlets produced dozens of stories about the latest news in SCI research: paralyzed people walking again.