Posts by AlejAndro Anastasio

bionic, artificial limbs, biomechanics, cyborg, podcast, storytelling, one hand

The Non-Bionic Me – OHS101

I live a non-bionic life and have no interest in having a bionic hand. I like the way I was...

Empathy, A miles in my shoes, storytelling, podcasting, one hand

A Mile In My Shoes – OHS100

When people hurt their hands or arms they tend to have a different perspective of my one-handed life. As a...

Apple, Macintosh, Commodore 64, Analog, Digital World, Podcasting, Storytelling

I Was Born Analog But Live In A Digital World – OHS099

I was born and raised in a time when computers were not such a huge part of our culture and...

driving,stick shift,driver's seat,podcast,storytelling,manual transmission,one hand

In The Driver’s Seat – OHS098

Driving with one hand has some real funny, weird, and unique qualities. One interesting aspect is the relationship between what...

podcast,storytelling,artist,speaker,performance art,one-handed,champion of life

I Spent My Entire Life On Stage – OHS097

Life with one hand is a life of being stared at as a person. In a real why I have...

podcast, storytelling, employment, bureau of reclamation, graphic design, changing careers, Macintosh

Twenty Years At The Same Job – OHS096

I have been working at the same job for the past twenty years. I do not know how common this...

Podcasting, Storytelling, Left Foot, Dexterity, Compensate, My Left Foot, Feet

My Left Foot – OHS095

My left foot does a lot for me. Since I do not have a left hand, my left foot has...

Podcasting, Storytelling, Fracture, Collarbone, Clavicle, Broken Bones

I Have Broken Both Collarbones – OHS094

I must say I learned a lot about myself breaking both my collarbones. Thankfully, It did not happen at the...

podcast, storytelling, forget, friends, embarrassment, awkward moments

When People Forget I Do Not Have Two Hands – OHS093

People I have known for long periods of time do forget I do not have two hands. This is not...

Podcasting, Storytelling, Transition, Change, New Job, Slice of Life

The Current Situation – OHS092

This is just a quick slice of my life regarding my current situation. Truly an update as to what is...

Dogs, Attack Dogs, Canine Attacks, Cujo, Dog Bites, Podcasting, Storytelling

Dogs Attack Me Because I Have One Hand? – OHS091

“Dogs attack me because I have one hand?” I had to repeat the question back to my house-mate because it...

Podcasting, Storytelling, Safety Shoe, Foot Safety, OSHA, Chainsaws, Power Tools

I Do Not Use Chainsaws Or Power Tools – OHS090

Today I gave a safety presentation at my job. Working for the Bureau of Reclamation as a Federal Employee has...

Superheroes, Marvel, DC, Comic Books, Science Fiction, Green Lantern, Jedi Knights

I love Superheroes – OHS089

I love superheroes! I have loved and admired the idea of superheroes for as long as I can remember. I...

Podcast, Storytelling, Transition, Happy New Year 2019, Personal Growth

The Transition Year 2019 – OHS088

I guess every year is a transition year in one form or another. The idea of transition has been in...

Christmas, A Christmas Story, Gift Giving, Holidays, Podcast, Storytelling

A Christmas Story – OHS087

One of the sweetest and most precious gifts I have every received for Christmas was given to me by one...

Children, Kids, Questions, One Hand, Podcast, Storytelling

“How Do You Do Things With Only One Hand?” – OHS086

I spend a lot of time interacting with children of all ages. Mostly they are the ones who initiate the...

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