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Medicine, Books, Television, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, Disability, Technology, Travel, Lifestyle, Beauty Barbara writes about hypnosis, meditation, pain management, health, well-being, mental-health, healing, managing disability, how to guides, fun and more. She has recently become an ambulatory wheelchair user and is keen to share her experiences and tips.
Medicine, Poetry, Fiction, Art, Politics, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, Education, LGBQT, Disability, Relationships, Sexuality I am a disabled artist and writer living with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, Dysautonomia (POTS), and Post-traumatic stress disorder. I have a degree in sociology and gender and women's studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I have written about my experiences as a disabled person for The Washington Post, The Nib, The Century Foundation, the Rooted in Rights blog and Disability Visibility. Other personal essays and opinion pieces have appeared in local Madison-area magazines, where I have written about my identities as a disabled, queer, survivor of childhood sexual abuse. In the past, I have also written on the topics of forced psychiatric institutionalization, work, housing insecurity, sexual violence, trauma, youth homelessness, asexuality, and chronic illness. I create narrative and informational comics and illustrations about living with POTS and navigating trauma. In addition to my writing and art, I work as consultant in the youth services field where I inform policies, procedures, and prevention efforts related to youth homelessness. I am happy to be contacted to write about the above topics as well as commissioned for artwork or illustrations.
Food, Travel, Lifestyle Hi, I'm Zanny, a disabled freelance writer with nine years of experience. Using my personal travel experiences and my years in the restaurant industry, I tend to gravitate toward travel and food & beverage assignments. Articles are my go-to format, but I also taken on occasional copywriting work! The goal of all my work is to foster human connection across great chasms of difference--I'm most proud of my work that delves into the nuances of other cultures or explores important human questions.
Sciences, Medicine, Books Nancy J. Fagan's work can be found in the award winning Coolest American Stories 2023, Abilities—Canada, Breath & Shadow, Tamarind UK, NiftyLit, The Bangalore Review, among others. She is a registered nurse with a BA in English from Mount Holyoke College and an MFA in Writing from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. She lives in western Massachusetts, USA.
Law, Books, Poetry, Education, Race Bio 100 words Stacey M. Patterson, J.D., is an established manuscript editor, audio technician, blogger, vocalist and a former member of Toastmasters, Int’l. She has studied writing and public speaking since 1994, and especially loves all forms of non-fiction. She is an active member of the Editorial Freelancers Association (EFA). Her blogs showcase her knack for personal expression and creativity.   Ms. Patterson holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Kansas School of Law and was distinguished in the Who’s Who Among American Law Students, 1998. Her two grown children share her love of literature. She currently lives in Houston, Texas, with her beloved, Shih Tzu dog, Barry.
Books, Film, Poetry, Fiction, Philosophy, Accessibility, Criticism, Race, LGBQT, Disability, Relationships, Sexuality I am a self-published Author. I am also a songwriter and poet. I am a writer with a disability. So, most things that I would write on with the topic would be from primary sourcing. I am also a video editor. I have tons of short storied films on my YouTube channel, On The Silk; and, I also have a featured poetry collection there: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWLuiy1lnJeugbFJR-sA5iQ
Media, Books, Film, Television, Fiction, Music, Disability Culture, Disability Rights, Criticism, Feminism, LGBQT, Disability, Sexuality, Lifestyle Hi, my name is Kylie, I’m a twenty-two- year-old Professional Writer with a mild case of Cerebral Palsy, and a caffeine addiction, so I decided to write a series about it. I love analyzing films, television shows, and literature, but when I’m not passionately dreaming of the next creative idea in my head, I enjoy spending time with my friends and family.
Media, Pop Culture, Books, Film, Television, Art, Music, Politics, Disability Culture, Disability Rights, Criticism, Feminism, LGBQT, Disability, Relationships, Beauty Anna Hamilton (they/them) is a writer and comedian living in the San Francisco Bay Area. They were a founding columnist at FWD/Feminists With Disabilities, which ran from from 2009 to 2011. Their work has appeared in Bitch Magazine, Talk Poverty, Rooted in Rights, Teen Vogue, the Daily Dot, Shondaland, the Disability Visibility Project, Yes! Magazine, and Tastefully Rude, among many other places on the internet.
Accessibility, Disability Rights, Feminism, Race, Disability Kaia Arrow (she/her) is an artist, researcher, and advocate with a degree in social work. In her writing about the biopolitics of health and chronic illness, she brings together structural understandings of power with an anti-colonial, anti-capitalist, and body neutral approach. Kaia is a neurodivergent, sick & disabled, queer, Filipina settler.
Media, Books, Philosophy, Disability Culture, Accessibility, Disability Rights, History, Criticism, Feminism, Disability, Relationships, Technology, Travel, Lifestyle Philippa is a freelance writer, editor, and researcher. An advocate for disability rights and rare disease: in particular hearing loss, and the rare neurological condition Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia, both of which she suffers from. She is an author of eight books, a journalist and blogger, specialising in non-fiction: personal essays, feature articles, op-eds, critique, personal profiles, history, health, interviews, and 'how-tos'. Her work has been featured in the Daily Mail (UK), The Square Magazine, Freemasonry Today. Philippa has worked in various aspects of the publishing industry for over two decades as a publishing manager, commissioning editor, copy-editor, proofreader, and picture researcher.