Just nine days before the 13th anniversary of my accident, I crashed my own motorcycle at 40mph on the racetrack. What a difference being truly prepared can make!
I never would have thought that looking different could earn me credibility, respect and opportunity... and yet, here I stand. Respected. Purpose built. Powerful.
Brittany explores the true meaning of "survivor" and connects her recovery to others who have experienced disfigurement trauma. Originally posted on her blog: Bee Behind…
Brittany's original story, published Oct 3, 2006. This version contains no images, graphic or otherwise.