Note: It has been just over a year since writing this post. While my speech has actually worsened, I have finally gotten the help I need to communicate. Read the post after next to find out more.

I didn’t want to start this blog when I was going through a difficult time. However, if I keep waiting until my life is going good I may never start. I also have been having a harder time speaking over the last year or so, which in turn makes it harder to use my voice recognition software. Not to mention frustrating. So this may take me a little while to write.


I have had to deal with much loss of physical abilities over the course of my life thanks to muscular dystrophy. Every time I lose another ability there is a grief process I have to go through, until I finally come to the point where I can accept the loss. Then I can figure out how to adapt. Continue reading “Communication”