Finding the Silver Lining

“When I think I’m going to break, a voice inside me says, “You got this””. Isaac Blunt is one tough dude, a bad a**, who has learned to channel that toughness and use it to overcome the many hurdles that have become his new ‘normal’. Isaac lost both legs above the knee from an IED […]

Posted On: 2019-02-01

He’s a Force to be Reckoned With

There’s no slowing down, Tim Force. Wait, what? Did I hear that correctly? Hanging drywall, up on ladders, riffle hunting… all on ONE leg and crutches! It’s hard to impress an amputee like myself, who has been living on crutches for 45 years, but those tasks I just mentioned seem pretty challenging to me! Tim […]

Posted On: 2019-01-11

Defying Convention is Living in China with Forearm Crutches

It was clear the conversation needed to shift when I asked Greg Finger how he stays motivated. In contrast to most who reply to this question by offering their methods of being productive or listing significant people who inspire them, Greg’s motivation comes from moments that bring him happiness. “Life just boils down to experiences.” […]

Posted On: 2018-12-13

Sarah Evans Story – A Mothers Gift To Her Sons

Truly an awesome gift from a mother When Sarah Evans woke up, grabbed her crutches and realized her first thought wasn’t, “how am I going to get through the day”, but instead, “what am I going to do with my kids today”, this was the day that Sarah knew she had ‘come out the other […]

Posted On: 2018-11-02

It’s not about Looking Back, it’s about Looking Forward

  Nelson Quong feels a deep sense of gratitude since he has stepped back and widened his view on the world. It was a process, he admits. He has learned not to expect life to be as he planned, but rather to experience life as it unfolds before him. “I learned finally, its not about […]

Posted On: 2018-10-04

Less is More or Mindre är mer or Meno è meglio

Capable, compassionate and caring for others, is how Lena describes herself. However, I have learned something even greater about Lena; this extraordinary person can also practice how to keep from getting exhausted by saying “no” and not being shy about asking for help when she needs it! Recently retired, Lena is changing her life. She […]

Posted On: 2018-09-06