Disabled? Not a Bad Word.

Neither is disability. Neither is getting on disability. It’s not giving up either. It’s not a shameful word. It’s not a shameful concept.   Why someone needs to get on disability is different for every person. Even if two people who both are go on SSDI or SSI are both …

I don’t have “Special” Needs

Another Unpopular Opinion post. Although, I should clarify that’s mostly unpopular in the non-disabled community. I rarely find disabled people who like the term special needs. Growing up, I learned special meant something good. In fact, my dictionary says special is an adjective which means: better, greater, or otherwise different from what …

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