There have been many obstacles that I have had to deal with since I am a person with disabilities; there are many places in the city that I simply cannot access by using a wheelchair.
But I do not think that this is due to a lack of will in the people nor to a lack of affection for others.
According to me it is mostly entirely due to a widespread ignorance. People need to know we exist: W ...
On August, 23rd 2012 I went to San Vicente de Paul School located in Puerto Octay to conduct a motivational presentation in the RYLA program. (Seminars from Rotary to young leaders) from the Rotary Club of Puerto Octay.
One of the most emotional moments was when the person who introduced me to the audience said that my birthday had been the previous day and asked the people to sing the Happy ...
Unfortunately, I would have never learnt what I say now without being on the verge of dying and without being on a wheel chair. I think it is very valuable to come to the realization of this condition and be able to appreciate it through my story.
Let me give you the scripts of the video now:
We believe we are invulnerable to experience what we call ÔÇťbadÔÇŁ events.
For example, a studen ...
When I was told that my chances to survive were just a few, my hope and the hopes of my beloved were practically killed. It was very hard to know that I was going to die. The world went to pieces. We looked for information but we did not find it. The lack of information is exactly what motivated me to share my experience. I want to show that there is someone (one case) that could get up and succee ...Ver más >>