Out On A Limb VII: Every Superhero Needs A Team

Out On A Limb VII: Every Superhero Needs A Team

Nearly 20 years ago, when pagers were all the rage and sending a text message involved turning said pagers upside down to decipher cleverly written numbers, I went on a first date with this really cute guy. Being a true gentleman, he came to pick me up at my...
Out On A Limb V: Run For Your Life!!!!!!

Out On A Limb V: Run For Your Life!!!!!!

Puff, pant, gasp……”Secret agent man, secret agent man….they’ve given you a number, and taken away your name….” Puff, pant, gasp. I hear Johnny Rivers singing into my earbuds as I desperately try to catch my breath. It was only...
Out On A Limb IV: Is Anyone Listening??

Out On A Limb IV: Is Anyone Listening??

It was Thursday, December 3, 2015. I was rushing to rehearsal for a play I was cast in and I was late. My daughter Charley was in the back of the van squealing with delight at the fact that she was going to get to come with me (and stay up past her bedtime). I was...
Why amputee??

Why amputee??

Why amputee? I met with an acquaintance last week for coffee (and let me just stop here and say that Buddy Brew coffee in Hyde Park makes the best iced cappuccinos!)—Stephanie has been heavily involved and dedicated to the amputee community for several years and...