In My Own Time

I feel like I have gone through a big part of my life measuring and comparing my life’s milestones to other people’s — especially my nondisabled peers.

Oregon Commission for the Blind Client Retires After 43-Year Career

NOTE: October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month After 43 years, Carl Belnap retired in August 2020, from his position at A-dec (Austin Dental Equipment Company), a Newberg, Oregon, manufacturer of

Sharing My Story to Inspire Advocacy in Others

NOTE: October is Learning Disabilities (LD)/Dyslexia/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Awareness (ADHD) Month. By Michaela Hearst, an advocate, writer, and a social worker. I was diagnosed with nonverbal learning disorder (NVLD) and