Tag Archives: disability

Inspiration Porn

Stella Young, disability advocate and comedian, dies aged 32 (Thanks for “getting it”, J!!  ❤) Terms and Conditions of Use All content provided on this DogDharma blog is for informational and entertainment purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no … Continue reading

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Pivotal Moments

There are pivotal moments in life, and one of mine came in the winter of 1974 when I was a senior at Wilbur D. Mills High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.  Up until halfway through the 9th grade, I had … Continue reading

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101 Years of Sad Eyes

So I had my little jaunt to the Wilmer Eye Institute at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland today.  I was up at 8:00am (thank you, L!), and showered.  GHI maintenance was here to repair my window — another blog … Continue reading

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How “Blind” Are You?

I wanted to write a post about blindness. It’s an aspect of my life I haven’t mentioned a great deal, except in passing. I have written about things to do with transitioning from female to male and GLBTQ* matters. I’ve … Continue reading

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Impermanence

Dog Dharma is undergoing a transformation.  Pretty funny, eh, since there’s only been one entry since 2011?  Well, the dog who inspired Dog Dharma has entered what I hope is nirvana after a cruel twist of fate.   And the … Continue reading

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