Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Learning How to Live Life Being Disabled

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    GOD Help Me

    "You've been in a Coma" That was the first thing I recognized someone saying to me.  Let me start from the beginning.  Like everyone,  I worked, played and ran my life. One day I didn't feel so well but went to work anyway and ...
    MariesBelief MariesBelief 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 9, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Learning to Live Disabled.

    My Disabilities are directly from my Coma.  Although I am Diabetic, it was not what put me in the Coma.  I have short term memory, & mobility problems.  Because of the lack of oxygen to my brain while in intensive care I have no feeling in either hands...
    MariesBelief MariesBelief 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Living life to the fullest is my ultimate goal. I believe in a higher being, that gives us all different journeys, loves us, and wants us to experience everything the world has to...
    iwannadabble iwannadabble 18-21, F 1 Response May 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to live life to the fullest. I want to live in a big city. Dreams so big , I don't know if they're possible. I feel like I am so much different than anybody else. By that I...
    Vanessyi Vanessyi 18-21, F May 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We have to live life to the fullest because we only have such little time to live. 😘
    rymanone23 rymanone23 13-15, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to live life to the fullest like my stomach :P
    Imspudgy123 Imspudgy123 22-25, M Apr 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wonder how my life would be if I had clear skin. I feel so different from everyone since I have acne. Like when anybody is talking to me they are looking at my skin and not me.
    jacqueline8660 jacqueline8660 18-21, F May 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have learned to live with my incontinence and have just got used to wearing a nappy all the time. For me accepting and embracing the problem was the way forward. I wet my bed...
    Stillwetshisbed Stillwetshisbed 46-50, M 2 Responses May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    What is Life? Life is complex Life is beautiful It's beautiful Life is rich and amazing Life was given to us by God Life is limited So why waste time? Each and everyday is a...
    LeahLoveeU LeahLoveeU 13-15, F 2 Responses May 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    An Excellent Adventure My life is simple and uncomplicated but sometimes boring. Then God dropped Oceandock In my life and it just hasn’t been the same. She has the same joy...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 13 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Human existence itself is sinister, macabre is in its essence. The human being, by occasion, encounter himself in this universe, without an apparent purpose, without a sense or...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am different to a lot of people I know, because I don't want to just vegetate and survive - go to work, go home, eat, sleep etc - and I'm not interested in status symbols...
    pixieowl pixieowl 26-30, F 6 Responses May 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't think I'm going to a college. Maybe a community college for two years, but that's it. After that I think I'm done with education for a while. I wanna live a fun life. I...
    jacepierson jacepierson 18-21, M May 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I tend to get hung up on the unknown from time to time. Life is complicated. I married a man with 7 kids ranging in age from 24-11. We recently gave birth to our own daughter 7...
    UltraRunnerMom UltraRunnerMom 31-35, M 1 Response May 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    im getting used to playing chords. but cant figure out how to play a bar chord.
    Nick54 Nick54 18-21, M 2 Responses May 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I struggle every day between doing what I love and doing what I must.it is a horrible feeling ..being torn from within..this feeling like an angry wave crashes into me as if I am...
    kanonr kanonr 26-30, F 3 Responses May 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    That library witnesses everything..happiness, sadness, anxiety, enjoyment, love,..how i met my crush, how i was able to complete my assignments, PowerPoint presentations..how me...
    Elaina12 Elaina12 18-21, F 3 Responses May 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mom told me that I'm doing what I want when I want to. Perhaps she's right. I am doing what I Want and honestly I don't even feel bad about it. I'm not doing anything wrong...
    3dayweekend 3dayweekend 18-21, M 2 Responses May 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But how is living so expensive! That was a question a recent graduate said to me and as I nod in agreement. The balance between spending/living in the now vs keeping expenses...
    Hazelogy Hazelogy 26-30, F 1 Response May 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's so cliché, to say that, but I hold it dear to my heart. I have had many important people die of cancer in my life and I know a guy in my grade that almost died his freshman...
    kbmusical kbmusical 18-21, F May 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I try to do this but sometimes I feel like I am wasting my time. However I have done a lot of cool stuff in the past.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 2 Responses May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    if I never met you or even if we stayed together n lived happily ever after
    OxymoronAya OxymoronAya 22-25, F May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is what happens when you provide a deep insight into your life, and figure out that you never know when are u leaving this life, "enjoy your life it may end now"
    akel993 akel993 22-25, M 1 Response May 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "May we all find the soil in which the seeds of our dreams can germinate into lives that are free of the limitations of our previous history, lives that are full and warm and rich...
    bluemoon2121 bluemoon2121 18-21, F 1 Response May 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to experience every damn thing in this world even if it is next to impossible i want to try want to live my life KING SIZE???
    cosmosroyy cosmosroyy 16-17, M 1 Response May 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Life is a funny thing that no one requests to have. One day your existence isn't even thought of. The next day it's a possibility. Then, you're real. Day 1 We come into this...
    RedHwaiting RedHwaiting 18-21, F May 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Life is meant to be enjoy to the fullest so add enjoyment to your life by doing everything possible to be happy
    Jimmy341 Jimmy341 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I live every moment like it was my last, and given everything that's happened, death could be right around the corner.
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M Apr 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always wonder what would my life would have been like if I wasn't born in what seems to be my imagination. If people genuinely knew my existence and made a celebration out of it...
    deathnotefreak deathnotefreak 18-21, F 3 Responses May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyday of my life ive gone with the choices that make me happy. Ive given up on anything that brings me down. Im gonna work my hardest so i can achieve everything that i desire...
    PassionLily PassionLily 18-21, F 5 Responses May 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Be a beast because you can. Be amazing because you can. Be a man or woman everyone desires or wants to be. Work hard and be obsessed for what you want to be. Life is short, there's...
    hunterw0lf hunterw0lf 41-45, M 2 Responses Apr 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Living life to the max or the fullest is my motto
    livelaughlovechild livelaughlovechild 16-17, F 2 Responses May 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes we may question our life's struggle. But one thing for sure everything has a purpose!💋
    rupertajorcelyn rupertajorcelyn 36-40, F 3 Responses May 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I passed up an opportunity to attend Princeton in order to be with him. 3 kids and 15 years later, I JUST finished my degree. I wonder how different my life would be had I chosen...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People didn't suck how life would be different
    Sabr3na Sabr3na 36-40, F May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I would've had a normal life .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    if I didn't have autism. I would have the normal childhood life.friends, hanging out with friends, Id actually care for them.we'd do everything together and I'd actually care for...
    omss omss 18-21, M May 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If I never hung around drug dealers all my life. And instead of getting all this money at once have a really good job as a accountant because I'm really good with numbers. but...
    La247 La247 31-35, M May 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If I never hung around drug dealers all my life. And instead of getting all this money at once have a really good job as a accountant because I'm really good with numbers. but...
    La247 La247 31-35, M 1 Response May 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    if I had left 3 years ago...taken my babies and gone...not been suckered by love...guilt...obligation... what would my life be like now...if I had had the balls to go.... I ask...
    ladyamelia ladyamelia 41-45, F 6 Responses May 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been living as an incontinent person for 8 years. I'm used to wearing diapers and dealing with all the extra cost and work it involves. I prefer cloth diapers. I finally had...
    westway westway 61-65, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel