2013: The Year in Review

For over two years I’ve been pouring my heart out to everyone and making my life public. It’s the best thing I ever did and it honestly saved me. It started off dark but the support that I gained over time helped me to realize why I was still here. When I once was lost […]

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27: The Next Chapter

On my 24th birthday I wrote this letter to myself. Little did I know that a month later my life would drastically change. 24 starts today… December 17th, 2010. I have a feeling about this year. It just takes ahold of me when I think about it. There is this sense of optimism that can […]

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The Purpose Driven Life

One might look at me and think that my focus is on everything that has been taken away from me but in fact it’s the opposite. I have been given so much and now I have so much to give, which is much more than has been taken away. This is now a purpose driven […]

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GUEST POST – Justin Martin

The first guest post comes from Justin Martin. He’s a brilliant 17-year-old who has cerebral palsy. I heard him read this at a speech that he gave at the Wexner Center for the Arts at Ohio State. I told him that I would share this on my blog a while back so here it is. […]

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Guest Posts

I feel that it’s time to take away the focus from my story and to shine light on others. I will now be accepting guest posts to post to my blog. Everyone has their own obstacles and struggles that they have had to overcome. I want to hear about yours. Also, if you are currently […]

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Euphoria has always been a state of mind that I should take caution with. It was that state of mind that led me to do a irrational things that eventually led to those two psychotic breaks. Mostly I found it through my accomplishments which led to celebration. I found euphoria through drugs and buying expensive […]

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