Blind Traveler's Blues
Douglas Abledan, a blind computer technologist, embarks on a long anticipated vacation. On the plane to Chicago, he meets world-renowned agricultural pathologist Cara Cordelia. Little do either of them know she has been targeted for murder.
Blind Traveler Down a Dark River
Douglas Abledan is a blind man using a GPS unit to navigate the world.
One day the device malfunctions. He stumbles upon the scene of a murder
about to take place. Due to the confusion caused by the failure of his
technology, it isn’t until he hears a radio announcer reporting an
accidental shooting that pieces start falling into place. Unable to
convince authorities to look into the matter, he launches his own
investigation. In the year 2021 increasing global earthquakes threaten
civilization’s infrastructure. Unimat Incorporated is trying to stop
the destruction by introducing a new building material. Special
interests are up in arms. Environmentalists blame technology for the
problem and want a different solution. Steel workers worry about jobs
and safety. Now someone has hired a contract killer to stop the
project. How can Abledan expose the killer without becoming a target?
Bob Sinclair is a patient in a rehabilitation hospital. Following his
day to day life during a period of three weeks we watch Bob's struggle
to overcome the physical obstacles inherent in the life of a newly
handicapped man. As the story unfolds a landscape is painted. The
challenges faced by Bob, as well as those faced by other patients he
encounters, are similar to those faced by people in the outside world.
Enabling The Dragon
Within the pages of this book martial arts practitioners and teachers
from all over the world, those with and without disabilities, are
assembled to talk about hope and perseverance. In each chapter they
share their individual experiences. Together they weave a story about
how disability affects lives and the methods that can be used to
counter those affects. They describe how they have used martial arts as
part of their regime for healthy living. This book is for everyone;
rehabilitation and medical professionals, martial arts practitioners
and instructors, and people with disabilities.