Disability

Banner stating: 'The Accident -- Reflecting on a Day Forever Engraved and on Details Forever Lost'

CW/TW: The following blog post unpacks many details of an accident, and accordingly some aspects may be challenging to folks that have experienced trauma – especially with large animals. Some details of September 13, 2022 will forever be in my mind – and others that I will never remember. On that particular day, I woke …

Banner stating: ''Oh Shit, I'm Disabled ... and Queer': A Conflicting (but Beautiful) Journey Amidst Disability and Sexuality'

Oh no — I am disabled… and queer. Yep, these words still haunt me on a regular basis (even after three years). In this post, I recount my ongoing coming out journey — full of internalized ableism, self-doubts and sweet moments. During the first twenty-six years of my life, I had never questioned my sexual …

Banner stating: 'Three Weeks, Two Beings, One Goal: Introducing my First Service Dog'

I still remember the weeks leading up to the start of our journey together as if it was yesterday — even though it was almost five years ago. Those particular weeks were part of the most challenging, chaotic, yet happiest moments of my life. I still revisit them on a regular basis, because the joy …

Banner stating: 'Entrepreneur Beginnings: Disability, Self-Perceptions, Struggles'

I have recently celebrated Chloée Catherine Consulting’s fist year of being a live business. I have learnt tremendously in the past year — one being that I am just getting started. In this post, I reflect on my identity and internalized struggles, and the ways in which they impact my growth as a social entrepreneur. …

Banner stating: 'Disability Entrepreneurship: A Disabled Entrepreneur Call to Action'

What is ‘disability entrepreneurship’ and why have I not consider such a concept before? Out of all the questions that are continuously on my mind, these two are most predominant lately.  I find it interesting that entrepreneurship has entered my life in such a powerful way. I feel that everything I do on a daily …