New article published on The Mighty!

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Some of you may already know that I’m a contributor to the website The Mighty, a site dedicated to rare, chronic and mental illness. Well, the good news is that they’ve accepted and published another of my articles!

Yeah … no, actually not

The article is titled: “When Taxi Drivers Think I Should Be Walking” and is a look at how (some) drivers’ prejudiced opinions can sometimes play a part in making you feel about a millimeter tall.

My thoughts on this really started after a few times I’ve actually been asked or told that I’m lazy for taking a taxi/ride share* for a short distance. Spoiler: When you’re in a lot of pain, not walking is awesome.


My writer’s page

Here’s a link to my writer’s page and the other articles I’ve written for The Mighty thus far.


* I don’t know about other places, but here we refer to Uber, Taxify, etc. as taxis as well and not “ride share services”. I actually don’t know if anyone but the companies themselves use the term…

By Carin Marais

Bibliophile, writer of speculative fiction, non-fiction, and maybe-fiction, language practitioner, doer of stuff.

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