What Martin Luther King Jr. taught me

What Martin Luther King Jr. taught me

In January, I had the great honor to speak on a panel called “Advocacy in Action” at the University of Michigan. I was invited back to Ann Arbor as part of a week-long celebration honoring the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The theme was...
Am I disabled or too-abled?

Am I disabled or too-abled?

In the 16 years I’ve been an amputee, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent advancing prosthetic limb technology. I’ve seen articles published left and right saying: “The Insane and Exciting Future of the Bionic Body,” (Smithsonian) or, “An Amputee Sprinter:...
What would make 10-year old you proud?

What would make 10-year old you proud?

A friend recently passed along this commercial by Indeed (job search app) and I couldn’t help but feel an instant connection to our pursuit with Forrest Stump. The first question: What would make 10-year old you proud? It’s not hard for me to remember...