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DBTD

Photographer AJ Martens and blogger and former Miss wheelchair Fl 2010 Shannon Horne will bring a unique and informative guest to each episode of don't burn the day otherwise known as DBTD. The host of the show has not let the diagnosis of cerebral palsy slow them down from what it is they want to pursue and in this podcast, you will find out many of the ways that they have succeeded In life.
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Feb 28, 2021

in this episode we get a better understanding of life with ALS through a poem by Jamie Caglia- Berry called "Hurricane ALS" we also look at the cause of both ALS and PLS and contrast the two we also pay homage to Stephan Hawking who was diagnosed with ALS in 1963 and died at the age of 76 on March 15, 2018, we also look...


Feb 27, 2021

DBTD looks at the life of Terry Fox and the way his life would change how a country looks at cancer. Imagine being a famous high school athlete one minute and the next having your right leg amputated due to a form of bone cancer. Well this is the case for Terry Fox. And while he was hospitalized he saw the impact...


Feb 24, 2021

in this episode of DBTD AJ tells the story of disability icon Ed Roberts and the legacy that he has left behind by starting the Center For Independent Living movement that has now gone global and opening the center on disabilities which is a thinktank for lecturers and other people wanting to research the effects...


Feb 20, 2021

introducing the faces of a movement multi-episode series of DBTD that will profile the icons of the disability rights movement and this series will be separate from the other DBTD episodes we will profile icons like Ed Roberts, Judith Heumann, Terry Fox, Rick Hanson, and many many more. if you would like to nominate...


Feb 16, 2021

We invite everyone to check out an episode of Spastic Chatter hosted by Whitney Bailey featuring the DBTD co-host Shannon Horne she talks about real life with CP during this interview https://youtu.be/Y8e1UTevchs here is a link to the youtube episode  in this update AJ also discusses future plans for the podcast

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