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Discordant Thots of a Disabled Mind, vol.i
Series: discordant thots. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2016 by PonderHouse. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
this is my brain.. on disability. i always carry a moleskine® journal as external brain-dump. if i don't write it down, or speak it aloud, it'll roll around, uselessly. or i forget it, immediately. this is mostly comprised of thots which i did(n't) write/share elsewhere, and perhaps should(n't) have. there is no context. there is no clarification. there is no time. be well.
The disability in fairy tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
After a year of community service in contact with disabled people, the author makes some reflections on the theme of fairytale, where the protagonists are always perfect and far from reality. In this courageous book, the author presents some of the most popular fairy tales, where the protagonists are "disabled" or "disadvantaged persons".
Where I Stand: On the Signing Community and My DeafBlind Experience
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Handtype Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This collection of essays from one of the country’s leading voices on issues facing the signing community appears at a time of troubling trends and exciting new developments. Filled with startling observations and unapologetic assertions, Where I Stand challenges and broadens readers’ understanding of an important but often overlooked community.
Stories From The Bus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
For several years, Merlin Sprague drove a small passenger bus for a senior center. It was an unusual occupation In these stories, Merlin expresses consternation with an increasingly harsh system originally designed to help those who cannot help themselves.