Tag Archives: life in a wheelchair

A Good Day for a Drive…

I haven’t been out recently so following an invitation to come to Duncan I decided what the hell.  It was a gorgeous day and I was well within my budget requirements.  Yes I have mileage budgets that I pay attention … Continue reading

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And Celebrate We Shall

Sixty-five years ago today I came into this world.  According to my mother it was around 6 in the morning but then there have been other times when she thought it might have been around 3 in the afternoon.  I … Continue reading

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Lets Try Again

A number of months ago I decided to discontinue these posts.  To be honest I wasn’t seeing much sense to them anymore.  I wasn’t sure how many people were actually listening.  The changes happening under the current government appear to … Continue reading

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What Defines What?

I have been following the Paralympics in Sochi and it got me to thinking about my first competition.  I was 17 at the time and competed in the first Canadian National Wheelchair Sports Game held in Montreal in 1967.  It … Continue reading

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Renting an Apartment from a Wheelchair

I have done my fair share of moving over the years and have recently moved back to BC following a five year nesting period in Calgary.  In fact this is my third move in the last twelve years which coincidentally … Continue reading

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