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I’m unapologetically disabled

A lot of the times people ask me Tylia, how did you learn to embrace your Cerebral Palsy? My answer always remains the same: I’m just unapologetically disabled which means I’m not going to feel sorry for myself. Yes, I…

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Why I hate googling Cerebral palsy

Over the years, I have used the search engine Google to find out information on many different things including my condition Cerebral Palsy. While googling cerebral palsy, I discovered I hated googling to find information about my condition. Here’s why:…

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Please don’t pity me

Over the years, I have come across people who have felt pity for me because they see that I have cerebral palsy and rely on a wheelchair to get around in society. They often tell me things like I feel…

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The Real problem with Disability

As an advocate, I always get asked the question what do you think is the real problem with Disabilities? My answer always remains the same: it’s not people who have been diagnosed with the conditions that caused them to have…

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All I want for Christmas ..

With the holidays coming up, I tend to think about all the things I want for Christmas and I can’t think of anything, on the top of my head, except for one simple thing awareness and acceptance when it comes…

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