Month: May 2013

Walter Brennan

I was just taking my dog for a walk and this older gentleman says to me “you’re walking like Walter Brennan, what happened?”  I had no idea who Walter Brennan was or what that meant.  But when I got home… Read More ›


I was in occupational therapy the other day and there was this girl in there that I’ve gotten to know.  She’s a year and some months out.  She always asks me about my walking.  I walk really well, she does… Read More ›

Bell’s Palsy

Bell’s Palsy occurs when one side of the face is paralyzed.  Strokes will often cause one side of the face to have a palsy.  A droopy face.  Every therapist has heard this – that Bell’s Palsy can be caused by… Read More ›

Keep Doing It

I’m not going to pretend that I understood the importance of this when I was a physical therapist.  I’m still a physical therapist, but when I was working as one – you know what I mean.  No I didn’t really… Read More ›

What’s Wrong With You?

I was at the gym earlier and I got into a conversation with a guy.  Now, generally I try my best to avoid talking to strangers but it’s gonna happen.  Every time I talk to someone new I tell my story… Read More ›