Hope is the foundation of every achievement and every attempt. Hope changes everything… As I expected, the hallway on the rehab floor where the Harborview Hospital Psychologist had his office was mostly deserted. How many times had I come here, looking for HOPE? Quad cane in hand, I hobbled boldly down the corridor toward his […]
Fear swirled around me, filling my head and controlling my thoughts. Too disoriented to know up from down. I couldn’t pay attention for any length of time and was often agitated and frustrated. These feelings were all based in fear. How was I going to live with a disability? How would I do it? The […]
My crash started me on a journey, darker and more disabling yet more enlightening , than anything I’d ever known. Until rehab, I didn’t know what I didn’t know.
Trauma can set us free by helping us weed out the the things we don’t really need and seek for and cling to the most essential things, like compassion.
A motorcycle crash left me brain damaged, forcing me to become a brain damaged driver. NO BIG DEAL! Relationships factor into TBI and driving again.