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a few months back i called an ex to catch up and during our conversation she said something that made me think that the noise of life, for me, got so turned down and maybe it was the tbi. i was 16…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Claudio May 21, 2011.
I got to thinking that dependance is pretty much what this world is about. everyone has to depend on someone. from greece depending on germany to general motors depending on the government to kids…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Warren Delorinzo Jun 3, 2011.
Limits are self imposed. Limits are also put there by the fear from others. I wasn't really aware of much during the early days post the injury...after i was out of the 2 month rehab. I don't really think much about it except when something sparks (emails from posts on this site).
The coma was pretty severe and the post neurosurgery 6 months later was no picnic either. Mostly because i was alone and 16 and family pretty much entertained themselves with me. This feeling i got…Continue
Posted on September 24, 2011 at 11:26pm
Needing is the single most unattractive feature of this TBI situation...since when we need support for things that others figure you should know or things that a child can do or things that are just too basic for someone to even understand why. Today i filmed a moment that was an intersection of man and nature. I walked to the end of the peer where birds where being fed...i suppose for passing some time or for some entertainment and well that seems to be how i view ALL the support i…
Posted on September 15, 2011 at 11:38pm — 1 Comment
i have a windows pc that has the card game solitare. the hot keys are H for hint and Spacebar for return. Ive been using it to increase my brain to finger coordination but it also helps me see possibilities i miss. so its kind of a multilevel game this way. i try to see how fast i can see it before hitting H and where the moving cards will go. if you try it .....
Posted on June 17, 2011 at 9:04pm — 1 Comment
i wonder how things would be if we got just what we needed and if what we needed was not right someone would educate us as to the why. i keep seeing tbi support groups popping up and i hate to see something like this turn into more wasted time and dollars like most things. I'm working with the department of rehab in california not for money or for making support better for others but for finding me a job. i have no idea how much longer i can go without since i was denied supplemental…Continue
Posted on June 6, 2011 at 8:56pm