I've always been a fan of Mairs's clear-eyed view of herself and the world. I think I've read parts of this before. I hope she is still writing.Published 4 months ago by Nancy J. Myers
Nancy Mairs has given me a whole new perspective on living. My partner is disabled, though her limitation do not approach Nancy's in severity. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Harvey R.
this book makes you think. Challenges you to meet your thoughts on disabled persons. The author is a college professor who is confined to a wheel chair as a result of a chronic... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Cherie C. Binns MSCN
One of the most widely read books on the experience of disability. The book is full of humor and wisdom.Published on January 23, 2013 by Sharon Collingwood
I am so glad this book was written by a person with a serious disability. I encounter military frequently who aren't disabled at all but retire with almost full disability pay. Read morePublished on July 16, 2012 by Amazon Customer
Having lived with MS for nearly 10 years and some of the disabling symptoms Ms. Mairs experiences I found her insights and perspective very helpful and enlightening. Read morePublished on November 12, 2009 by Kevin M. Orth
This is a beautifully written book and one from which I learned a lot! It actually changed my world view. I wish it were required reading for everyone. I'm so glad I read it.Published on August 20, 2009 by Ann
I never had the 29 years of abled bodiness the author speaks about before she contacted MS - I've been severly crippled for five plus decades...... Read morePublished on February 5, 2009 by TV McGuirk