October is Spina Bifida Awareness Month. I was born with Spina Bifida and it is only befitting that in the month of October I write a post on SB as I call it for short. Spina bifida is a birth defect where there is incomplete closing of the backbone and membranes around the spinal cord. … Continue reading I Rock Spina Bifida.
A month ago on a Monday afternoon, one of my friends told me she was going to the beach and asked if it wanted to go along. I immediately replied with an enthusiastic YES!!! . I love going to the beach and every chance someone wants to go, i totally go with them. While whenever… Continue reading A walk on the beach
A couple of weeks ago a friend and i got into a little argument over what to call a project we are working on. The project is to do with disability in Zimbabwe. He did not want to include the word “disability” in the name of the project yet i was adamant that disability should… Continue reading Acceptance Part 2.
"In human psychology, acceptance is a person's assent to the reality of a situation, recognising a process or condition often negative or uncomfortable without attempting to change it." Throughout my life up until this year, the one thing I struggled with the most with regards to my disability is this concept of acceptance, acceptance of… Continue reading Acceptance.