Tommy Morrissey is a 4-year-old boy who is not letting his disability get in the way of what he is passionate about. He loves golf so he learned how to play. As you can see from this video he is better with one arm than the majority of people are with two. His story is truly inspiring.
In a commencement address to college seniors back in 2005, the now late David Foster Wallace, an award-winning writer from not-far-away Ithaca outlined how to look at a situation differently in order to find peace of mind body and spirit even in the face of being completely out of control
As he lay in his hospital bed, John Weakley knew he needed a miracle to survive. He had been in the Coronary Care Unit at Faxton Saint Luke’s Hospital in Utica for nearly a month, and as he grew weaker hope was running thin.