• Wheelie True Stories

    Dear Reader, So You’re Feeling Stuck…

    We recently received a message from a reader asking for help in regaining his self confidence. We thought long and hard about the answer and then decided that even though we have written about self confidence in the past, maybe this was a topic for a larger discussion. With our readers permission, we are going to share his question with you: I need help finding my confidence again!! I’m 25 years post C-6 SCI and find myself still single, unemployed, living in the same apt I moved into after I got out of rehab. I feel as if I’m being left behind and that I’m not living with a purpose…

  • An open letter to the new owners of my house
    Wheelie True Stories

    To the New Owners of My House

    Dear new home owners, Congratulations on your new home! I know that this is an exciting time for you and that you are eager to make this house your own, but I thought that maybe if you knew a bit about it (and the people that have called it home), it would become more than just four walls, a roof, and a mortgage. My mother and father in law bought this empty lot in 2007. The goal was to build a spec home. In 2008, my father in law and my husband (who was not yet my husband) designed this house and began construction. They built it themselves; every board,…