My sex appeal is not who I am!

Is it ever possible to live in a world in which a "beautiful" woman can also be regarded as smart, wise and intelligent? I mean, can they ever see past her sex appeal Definition .......to experience the depths she possesses? Is it that once you see her physical beauty, that is all you can focus on? … Continue reading My sex appeal is not who I am!

Why I decided to be a mentor…

Mentorship is a personal developmental relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person. Mentorship is something I always had an interest in. In fact, when I was growing up I wanted to be mentored by some successful person. As a highly ambitious person, … Continue reading Why I decided to be a mentor…

“What do you think you’re doing talking about us in this way?”

"In 1990 I was invited to give a paper on disability research to a conference of academic researchers in Sweden and this gave me the opportunity to reflect on the issues involved. To this day I remember entering the conference room on the first morning with the other researchers, none of whom were disabled, and … Continue reading “What do you think you’re doing talking about us in this way?”