A woman with mitochondrial myopathy mounted a successful Facebook effort to assist a vent-dependent friend stranded with no power after Hurricane Sandy

posted on November 21, 2012 - 5:00am
“As you all know, being the creative type that I am, I love do-it-yourself projects … However, I found myself in the middle of a rather unusual project, which involved a lot of creative ‘thinking outside of the box,’ and it was more than just a do-it-yourself. It was more of a ‘do it ourselves’ project. And we did it. Successfully. Here’s the story of how we helped Nick Dupree.”

My body may be confined mostly to one point in physical space, but my mind looks forward to its weekends in cyberspace

posted on March 31, 2011 - 11:45am
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 2
When I graduated from high school in 1984, there were no tearful farewells to friends and girlfriends while a New Wave soundtrack played in the background like some John Hughes movie. Frankly, I was relieved to be free to start my writing career, and hopefully be heralded as the next William Gibson. When my science fiction failed to sell, I switched to writing thrillers and, consequently, hoped...
posted on October 1, 2009 - 1:41pm
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 4
Featured in this article: New book on Mattie coming soon ** National Goodwill Ambassador Abbey Umali's Read-a-Thon ** Former National Goodwill Ambassador Ben Cumbo heads back to school ** MDA Task Force adds new member ** MDA equipment loan program sets record in 2008 ** MDA adds profiles on Twitter ** MDA and Walgreens fight the flu.