Entries by Scott Chesney

Living with a Disability…with Integrity

One of the definitions of integrity is “the adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.” I like the last part of that definition, honesty, the best. As the world is still trying to fully understand the lack of honesty of a global icon, Lance Armstrong, I believe it provides each and every […]

Channeling Your Anger

Hello Friends! If you are an avid reader of my blog posts then you certainly know that I am a very positive, optimistic, cup half full, believer in constant and never-ending improvement in this thing called life. However, I will also not sugar-coat something when I hear or feel more of it, no matter what […]

Push Girls…the Male Perspective

Hello Friends! For the past month, my wife, Pratiksha, and I have thoroughly enjoyed Sundance Channel’s new reality television program, “Push Girls.” It is about four women who are friends, live in California, and use wheelchairs to navigate their lives. It is a reality show that is REAL and if you are like me and […]

Try Your Best …in Everything You Do!

Hello Friends! Imagine putting 100% effort into everything you do…yes, everything. Whether it is cleaning the house, studying for an exam, doing physical therapy exercises…any major or minor task. See what the results are for a day or two. See what happens when you complete a day without excuses, blame, or regret. Just think about […]

Finding Gratitude in Your Disability

“Gratitude and disability in the same sentence?” you may be wondering. Absolutely. Truth be told we can find gratitude in any situation…good, bad, or indifferent. And disability is no exception. Does gratitude eliminate all the daily challenges that are associated with living with a disability or caring for someone with a disability? Absolutely not. It […]