Growing Up Disabled in Australia is the most recent in the Growing Up in Australia series, and like the others, it’s illuminating. My disabilities may limit the length of my life but not its value or its fullness. All lives are marked by grief and joy in equal measure. Nobody loves without suffering and nobody […]

Growing Up Disabled in Australia, edited by Carly Findlay — ANZ LitLovers LitBlog

My favorite here is the humor! Humor is a must, especially with some of these diseases. I mean, there have been so many times I’ve had clothing disasters, or I’ve hoped my slow motion falls won’t lead me to be naked and vulnerable and needing to be rescued by firefighters – I’d rather meet them fully clothed and looking my best.