Last night, I was in a Fringe play, and my character was a disabled woman who has figured out how… Read more I am so motherfucking inspirational
. . . It was a Christian/Inspirational autobiography by a woman with polio, all about how turning her life over to… Read more Dear Bitter Butch: How Do I Thank Someone For an Offensive Gift?
Do you enjoy stepping directly in the path of a person in a wheelchair and then just sort of standing… Read more Strange Hobbies
Downtown Minneapolis, where the corporations live, is a strange place. If you looked at the streets and skyways at a… Read more In Which Other People Really Want to Help Me
Sometimes, I don’t realize how much I hunger to see myself represented until suddenly I’m looking at it. This mom who… Read more Representation
This Thursday, May 9 at 7 pm, I’ll be joining a terrific cast of women reading essays on mothering our… Read more Come see Listen to Your Mother: Twin Cities!
I posted this wonderful article on Facebook last night by The DIY Couturier: 21 Tips to Keep Your Shit Together… Read more On assuming you know things and being happy and biking
Whenever assisted suicide comes up amongst my friends and family, they are very pro-assisted suicide. I get angry and quiet… Read more On the supposed “death with dignity” movement, and the value of a disabled life
And so did one of my besties!!!! So, I am going to be in the show Listen to Your Mother,… Read more I made it I made it I passed the audition
I’ve written a rather uncharacteristically personal piece for MPR this time, about parenting a shy kid when you stand out… Read more Disabled parenting