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I’m Not Here to Inspire You

Disability and illness are cruel, but having them does not make an individual special. This may not be a popular opinion, but it is mine. Since I have both disabilities and chronic illnesses, I will take the floor. I have been called brave, a warrior, or described as “suffering”. I have had great difficulty helping […]

Yoga with My 87 Year-Old Aunt Is Awesome!

I had a fantastic holiday weekend.  I hung out at my aunt’s house in Lancaster for four days with my Aunt Carmen, and ,cousin Karen (yes, she is my namesake.) I have always looked up to my cousin Karen.  The first time I visited her home in San Jose as an adult, was in the […]