The most important aspect of winning is realizing that life and personal interactions rarely exemplify sporting games like football and baseball. In other words, there doesn’t have to be a loser for every winner. In fact, in life winners become winners more readily if both parties are winners. Hence the term Win-Win. Winners Don’t Quit […]
Disabilities, negative circumstances or almost anything that causes negative Attitudes can keep us from dancing. Sometimes the circumstances following a disabling event seem so completely unacceptable that a positive Attitude is absolutely crucial. It’s all about perspective. How people see themselves makes all the difference. Do they see themselves as a victim or a survivor?
Does the idea of driving excite you? Does the idea of becoming suddenly unable to drive send you into a panic? I had spent a ton of money on my Camaro. Driving was in my blood. After my motorcycle crash, fear that I wouldn’t drive again loomed large and filled me with desperation. I had […]
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 […]
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.