“Ever stumble into something…find yourself limping along…or get on a roll? These turns of phrase turned into my life…after getting mugged and shot in the spinal cord at age 21. The ensuing decades of stumbling, limping and rolling have now turned into something else. Including this website, a book…and now visitors like you! Welcome.” – Paul Bendix

Paul BendixBlog: Range of Motion
A Wheelchair Odyssey

  • iPhone, I Conquer - There is a difference between parking on the lower slopes of Twin Peaks and successful microsurgery…but it is too subtle to discern. No, to the naked eye they are one and the same. For once I had wedged my Dodge … Continue reading
  • Locked - Ever feel like changing your mobile phone service? I mean, after all, it is not a radical notion…is it? That’s why after years of overpriced and technologically backward service from AT&T, you’ve decided to throw a little business to T-Mobile. … Continue reading
  • After Class - I don’t know what it is about the calendar currently in use, for the last 2000 years or so. But I find it singularly challenging to understand Tuesdays and Fridays, those being the days when the city fathers of San … Continue reading
  • Hot Day - As I’ve said before, It’s a tangled neuromuscular web we weave…so if you drop the occasional stitch, no big deal. The weave pleasantly opened this very morning when my massage guy failed to find any significant muscle strain in my … Continue reading
  • Now that Grover is over…. - A few days in California’s Carson Pass are not renowned for inducing strain. This is where people go to stare at the wonders of igneous rock and the miracle of running water…while taking in a few trees and the odd … Continue reading