A couple of weeks ago, I posted a Disability Alphabet. I had made a goal of emphasizing only positive words, and I went through the letters, coming up with words that came to my mind. When completed, I then asked: “In a word, what does disability mean to you?”
There were some comments, some with submitted words, and some words plucked from your prose. I knew I missed some!
Tim's Disaboom Weekly newsletter started me off with one of my favorite tools -- a quote. Anyone who reads my blogs knows I frequently use quotes. So many people have said so many things better than I could ever say them. Tim's offering was “Words are the voice of the heart.” Confucius put it so nicely.
Now let's look at some additional word suggestions received from others --