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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...

A black and white image at the beach of a young boy's handed forming a sandcastle at the beach

I Never Liked Going to the Beach as a One-Handed Child

As a very young one-handed child I was not a fan of going to the beach. I was stared at...

An closeup image of someone "throwing a clay pot" on a potter's wheel.

My High School Art Teacher Changed My Life

High School… What a time. For some it was great, for others not so great and for many of us...

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