Always move forward.
It is the unemotional, reserved, calm, detached warrior who wins, not the hothead seeking vengeance and not the ambitious seeker of fortune....more
Just a quick one to say hello froma fellow traveler. Stop by and visit me at davidthrasher.com, take care and look forward to meeting you!...more
Gettin' on with it ...
I'm a new member of the "Less Than Four" world. Had my left leg amputated in June of '07 due to blood clotting disorders that I'd been dealing with for some 20 years. That being the case, you'll ...more
Just wanted to say hello and I look forward to meeting new amputees on this site. I think it's great to be able to share information, ask questions and answer them as well. I have a big "free flap" su...more
I left the military in January 1998 for a great job with a fantastic company. About 4 weeks later, I was in the hospital, fighting for my life. I had contracted a deadly streptococcus infe...more
My new ride
here is my new ride after 5 years without...more
Hi, In the year 2000, and one block from my office, my life forever changed. I was struke by a SUV at a combined speed of 70mph. After staying in the hospital 3 1/2 years and losing my leg in 2003, I ...more
8th year Anniversary
Hello Everyone. I saw an article on cnn about this site. I forgot that 8 years ago today I was laying on the side of the road after I got hit on my motorcycle. Seems like a lifetime ...more
Why not - not why....
Repeatedly over the years as I face choices, in many different areas of life, I begin by saying why not. Why not try it, go there, listen, remain open and more. I believe that my life reflects far gre...more
I am finaly glad to be able to talk to other amputees...more
Below knee amputee
I lost my left leg in 2005 in an accident at work. I had a three thousand pound coil of steel fall over on my left foot. The crush injury was so bad that my dr amputated 6 inches below the...more
One handed cutting board
Donof hit me up for a few pic's or sketches of my one and only one handed tool I use - my cutting board. Yes thats right, theres no escape now you nasty carrots. Muhahaha. I've posted some quick JP...more
New to This
I am a Veteran of the US Army and now an amputee. I am looking to communicate with oters but especially veterans
One pill makes you larger and one pill makes you smallAnd the ones that mother gives you don't do anything at allGo ask Alice, when she's 10 feet tallAnd if you go chasing rabbits and you know...more
Phantom Pain 101+(4-1)
After my recent visit to the doc' for a box of pain killers I got to thinking; how do other amputees describe their phantom pain to their doc' or other people. I mean, how do you communicate ...more