one hand

Podcast, Storytelling, One-Hand, Thumb, Disability

My Only Thumb – OHS058

We all know how limiting life can be when we hurt a finger, thumb, or our hands. But when you...

Aikido, One-Hand, Freak out, Podcast, Storytelling, Martial Arts, Children, Teenagers

One-Handed Aikido Freak Out – OHS057

Some stories just show up and blossom in the funniest of places and at the oddest of times. This One...

Podcasting, Storytelling, Check Republic, Mosaic House, Youth Hostel, Children, One-Hand, International Solo Travel

An International Non-Verbal One-Handed Interaction – OHS056

Here is just a sweet and endearing story of a non-verbal interaction I had with one young child at the...

Podcast, Storytelling, Kids, Children, asking questions

The Innocent Question Of An 8 Year Old Child – OHS054

Sometimes children ask the most amazing questions. Especially if you do not have two hands. There usually is not a...

Bootcamp, Crossfit, Gym, Storytelling, Podcast, Disability, One-Hand, Working out, Camp Rhino Boise

Six Week Bootcamp Challenge! One-Handed Style – OHS051

Completing my six week bootcamp challenge… One-handed style was not easy. Yes, it was challenging with one hand. However, that...

Samurai, Podcast, Storytelling, Martial Arts, Disability, One-Hand, Clarity, Courage, Compassion

Modern Day Samurai – OHS050

What does it mean to live your life as a “Modern Day Samurai?” This was a question I often asked...

school bus, school kids, riding the bus, one hand, one-handed, fun with kids

One-Handed Driving Experience – OHS049

Diving with my one-handed life is always exciting. But not always for the reasons you might expect. Sometimes I share...

College Application, Affirmative Action, Indiana University, University of Washington, Blog, Disability, Storytelling, One Hand

My College Application Process

I normally do not tell the story of my application process or how I got into Indiana University and later...

College Application, Affirmative Action, Indiana University, University of Washington, Podcast, Disability, Storytelling

How I Got Into College – OHS044

I normally do not tell the story of my application process or how I got into Indiana University and then...

Star Wars, Rose City Comic Con, Portland, Oregon, Podcast, Disability

The Hand Of A Jedi Knight

I was born and raised on television. To be more specific I was mostly raised watching science fiction and superheroes...

Star Wars, Rose City Comic Con, Portland, Oregon, Podcast, Disability

Luke Skywalker’s Hand Was Cut Off… I Was Born Like This! – OHS041

I was born and raised on television. To be more specific I was mostly raised watching science fiction and superheroes...

Oregon Country Fair, Dating, Advice, Disability, One Hand, Love, Relationships, Mentor

How To Date A One-Handed Guy

These two girls wanted advice on dating a one-handed guy! I am a good person to ask if you are...

Hiring, Disability, Help Wanted, Schedule A, discrimination, ADA, One Hand

Looking For A Job With One Hand

How do you find a job without experience? How do you get experience without a job? Try finding a job...

help, support, boy, teen girl, blog, storytelling, inspiration, kindness

The Girl Who Lived Up The Street

This is simply a short story about a very early one-handed experience. In fact, it is one of my earliest...

Grand Coulee Visitor Center, Bureau of Reclamation, storytelling, podcast, disability, one hand, children

When Children Ask Me Why I Do Not Have Two Hands

There is typically not a day that I am in out-and-about in the daily flow of life when I do...

Born With One Hand And Fully Armed

Born With One Hand And Fully Armed

Blog #14 was inspired by a common phrase I have experienced over the course of this one-handed life. I heard...

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