Disability Interview: Travis Roy

When you think about the most important day in your life, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s your high school graduation or your first day of college. Perhaps it’s your wedding day or the miraculous birth of your first born child. Or maybe it’s something as simple as spending a fulfilling day with a sick loved one or seeing the love of your life for the first time.

When you think about the most important day in your life, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s your high school graduation or your first day of college. Perhaps it’s your wedding day or the miraculous birth of your first born child. Or maybe it’s something as simple as spending a fulfilling day with a sick loved one or seeing the love of your life for the first time. Continue reading “Disability Interview: Travis Roy”

Inspiring Disability Interviews

I hope that by sharing these inspiring interviews, we can learn about the different challenges we all face and how we overcome those challenges to live a successful, happy life. If you know someone who you would like to see interviewed, please contact me.

The great thing about Ilivewithadisability.com is that we are a community with one common thread that connects us all; disability. Within our large community, there are many diverse and unique disabilities. Continue reading “Inspiring Disability Interviews”

Filmmaker, Ben Richards

When Ben Richards set out to become a successful visual effects artist and graphic designer almost two decades ago, he never could have imagined he would become a world traveling documentary filmmaker living out his dream career.   Continue reading “Filmmaker, Ben Richards”

Walk 100 Miles in 100 Days!

Colleen is a disability rights leader, advocate, and visionary. Her passion for assisting The Prosthetics Outreach Foundation, which assists amputees in developing countries, is evident by her commitment to raising money and awareness for the 100 Miles in 100 Days campaign.

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Disability Interview: Shauna Bruce-Hamburger

Interview with Shauna Bruce-Hamburger of Divine Potential

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” Winston Churchill

Shauna Bruce-Hamburger is the perfect representation of this powerful quote. An optimist from a very young age, Shauna has always maintained a “glass half full” type attitude despite dealing with more than her share of struggle and challenge. Born with Spina bifida, Shauna vowed from an early age that she would never let her “so called” disability get in the way of living her life to the fullest. Continue reading “Disability Interview: Shauna Bruce-Hamburger”