The good people of Oak Grove, LA — like Brother George Sherman of First Methodist — were there for my family and me after I got paralyzed.
I loved baseball. After my wreck, OGHS gave me a special 10th Man Award. #GoodPeople
People everywhere help others everyday. As we witness horrors around us, take comfort knowing this world has far more good people than bad.
Doctors said I’d never move my fingers again. Wrong. Every time my fingers spasmed, I’d try to move them. That reconnected the brain signal.
Joseph was sad his first day at Children’s. I said “You can do this. No sweat!” I was sad my last day at Children’s so he told me the same.
If I hadn’t become paralyzed at 17, I never would’ve ridden the short bus, and I never would’ve met those awesome kids. #BrightSide
With kids at a speech I gave 25 years ago. I usually never know if my speeches made a difference, but I’ll always know I tried my best.