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A Matter of Respect

Posted April 26, 2017 in Communicators in Action

This past week I was presented with an interesting situation that I think might be a good teaching moment. Unfortunately this definitely was not a unique situation as I have encountered this pretty regularly through out my life. However, this time it was with someone who should know better due to their occupation.

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Weekends

Posted April 12, 2017 in Communicators in Action

Let me tell you about my weekends.

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Therapy Has Changed My Life

Posted March 22, 2017 in Communicators in Action

I have a lot of goals for 2017. My first goal is to not be on a wheelchair cuz when we go to the mall or any place I want to be able to move by myself.

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Speechless - The Show

Posted March 1, 2017 in Communicators in Action

The people at ABC and/or the people from the television show Speechless asked a number of people around the country to host “watch parties” during the Oscar-themed episode this past Wednesday and then write a blog post about the episode.

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Christmas

Posted December 20, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Do you like Christmas? I do because of family, gifts, TV, and snow.

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Future Plans

Posted November 21, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Hi my name is Karim and I’m 16 years old. I want to work at Apple.

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Augustus Gloop!

Posted November 9, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Hello!
This is Kyle Dinwiddie.
Today I want to talk about my older brother. His name is Cameron, and he is 24!

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Halloween!

Posted October 26, 2016 in Communicators in Action

I like Halloween. I want to dress up as a leprechaun

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Grocery Store A vs. Grocery story B

Posted September 28, 2016 in Communicators in Action

The question of whether to go to Grocery Store A or Grocery Store B is usually a decision based factors such as variety, prices and convenience. Personally, most of the time, I like going to Grocery Store A because they have much bigger selection and a couple of items that the other grocery store doesn’t carry. Even though Grocery Store A is little out of the way and it’s much harder to leave without buying things I didn’t particularly go for, not to mention getting what I actually went there to get, I like going there anyway most of the time. However, within the last year or so, there has been a deterrent for me going there.

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Exfiltrate Comfort Zone, Infiltrate Glory

Posted September 6, 2016 in Communicators in Action

Being borne with a physical disability (severe by definition which has always perplexed me as I don’t see my disability being very severe), I have always needed assistance with quite a lot of tasks. From the time I was borne until I was about nineteen, I lived with my parents and three brothers. Between all five of them, I very rarely went without something I needed, care-wise anyway.

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