I’m an author, poet living with cerebral palsy (CP). When I read this disability poem by Marty Gregoire, who also thrives with CP, — and is the founder of Footsteps of WNY, an organization that provides charitable assistance to individuals with cerebral palsy — it really spoke to me. Benefits of Writing Poetry There are many benefits to
“When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.” –Wayne Dyer Today is my SDR Anniversary. Six months ago, I had Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR), the only surgical procedure that can permanently remove tightness caused by spastic diplegia, the most
Love awaits in my dreams when you come to me late at night in the dark while I sleep you move gently between the sheets and press against me with your cheek slowly, softly our lips meet my knees feel weak it’s only your touch I seek in my dreams when love awaits. (c) Nicole
This moment is mine and I’m gonna take it I’ve done the hard work and I’m gonna make it I’m gonna get there I know I will it will take time but my dream is worth it Right now, all I have is this moment my moment and I’m gonna take it and make it
The sky’s the limit yes, it’s true the sky’s the limit for me and you I will continue to work night and day to keep my dreams alive to God I pray may I thrive, thrive, thrive the possibilities are truly endless so, reach high and strive for the sky!
At the crack of dawn I awake my head is filled with the sound of your voice as I remember the smell of your cologne the way you walk all the times we used to talk about nothing I could watch the sun set in your eyes see my dreams come true as I think
Dreams are wishes on the brink of reality waiting to come true the mind becomes the pond a wishing well for our dreams to take the mold of the images we create when we wish upon a star with every wish a dream swims to the surface waiting to take the shape of reality The