When you are disabled making friends is really hard because a lot of people think they understand it so they ingore your challenges, try to cure you, or refuse to be friends with you because they think the cure is as simple as be more postive! When a disabled person tells you that we cannot … Continue reading Do You Struggle To Make Friends Because Of Your Disability?
Today my friend Karly turns twenty-six which means she is officially older than me! This coming August Karly and I would have been friends for ten years! I don’t get to see her as much as I would like but I could not ask for a better friend! I will take you down memory lane and … Continue reading Longest Birthday Text I Have Ever Written
Have you ever been friends with someone for several years and then all of sudden it just falls apart? Sometimes when this happens it can be very difficult to move on especially if you have been friends with someone for a significant about of time. When I had to end a friendship that lasted seven … Continue reading How To Move On When A Long Lasting Friendship Falls Apart
Pretty much all of my friends are disabled but it is not because I have something against abled friends. It is because I click better with the disabled and have had a couple bad experiences with abled friends. I will share a few things on why having abled friends is tough. Unsympathetic when running them … Continue reading Why Having Abled Friends Can Be Difficult
When you have a disability, you are limited to things you can do with your friends. People with disabilities can do a lot of the same things abled people can but they may require some assistance with certain tasks. There are some activities that a person with a disability may not be able to do … Continue reading Fun Things You Can Do With Your Friends When Your Disabled
When it comes to friendships you want someone who will always be there for you no matter what. Sometimes you will run into someone who I call a fake friend. Those are people who are trying too hard for acceptance or care just about themselves. How can you tell the real ones from the genuine … Continue reading Have You Ever Had A Friend That Was Trying Too Hard For Acceptance?
When you are disabled finding the right man can be difficult. There are so many reasons why disabled people cannot find a spouse and I will explain why. Focused on disability- Some men will not go out with you because they are looking at your disability and not you as a person.No matter what you do … Continue reading Are You Disabled And Single?
The pi classroom back in high school was truly a horrible experience but one I could not avoid. Since I can do a lot of things on my own getting help from someone was like pulling teeth. Often times I refer high school as the “years of hell” because there are no good memories about … Continue reading Ten-Year Friendversary
Migraines or any type of chronic pain pretty much affects everything you do including the relationships you build with your friends. For the most part, our friends understand us as much as we understand them but that can all change as soon as your friend starts having chronic pain. Your relationship may not be the … Continue reading How Chronic Migraines Affect Friendships
When you are in high school often times you think the people you hang out with every day are going to be your life-long friends. Unfortunately, that is not always the case and most of the people you hang out with in high school you will never see again after you graduate. From my high … Continue reading Lessons I Learned From Three Failed Friendships