Cover Photo: A wooden chair with a blue seat stands alone in a blue room.
Photograph by Chase Wilson/Unsplash

What If Accessibility Was Also Inclusive?

It’s hard to articulate what it feels like to spend a lifetime being told that you are not allowed. Not always in so many words, but in gestures, in spaces, in thoughtlessness.

allowedourwe

If we give it to youeveryone will be wanting one

Why isn’t this thing that someone who isn’t you found perfectly acceptable enough? We spent all this money on it.

Why

everyone

you

be

Was it?

s.e. smith is a Northern California-based writer who has appeared in The Guardian, Rolling Stone, Esquire, Bitch Magazine, and numerous other fine publications.