“Were you in the Olympics?”

Just one of the many questions I get asked every time I venture out as a wheelchair user

Photo by Elevate on Unsplash

So here’s the thing: I went out to get some fresh air in my local park and was greeted with that question. I wouldn’t mind if there were a chance I could be. The question above is one example of when people unintentionally make me feel awkward every time I go out, and…

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Sarah Park

Writer of my own experiences with disability, writing gives me a voice to help others.