Peter, the Pole and the Knob

  Peter Michael Henderson is a bench warmer in the Millard baseball Little league. He has visions of hitting imaginary balls and scoring runs for his team but his visions are mostly fantasies until he gets up in a difficult situation in which he can either be the hero or the villian. … [Read more...]

Just Hanging Out

  Follow the footsteps inside this adorable book of poems written for kids to enjoy. From Rainbows to bubblegum, nine year old author Khaya Dawn Klanot has taken her poetic words and turned them into a masterpiece. This book was illustrated by her grandma, Dr. Karen Hutchins … [Read more...]

As I Am

  In a single moment in time, four year old Garret Frey was transformed from an active and energetic four-year-old to a quadriplegic-ventilator-dependent boy who struggled to make sense of a world in disarray. For seven years, Garret worked with Clinical Psychologist Dr. Karen Pirnot as Garret … [Read more...]


Imagine yourself totally paralyzed just below your chin.  You can move nothing but your head.  And then imagine a ventilator attached to your throat to help you breathe.  This is not a temporary “nuisance” condition.  This is the life of Garret Frey of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Injured in a motor vehicle … [Read more...]