Loa Griesbach started her adult life paralyzed
Her insights as a writer help others cope
Last updated 10/26/2020 at 6:38pm
Loa Griesbach has handled her quadriplegic status as a bit of a dare.
"I don't fit the box or follow the rules. If you tell me that my condition means I'm going to be like this or that, I will set about proving you wrong," she said in a blog post about her life, posted on the VentecLife.com website.
Loa lives with family, and has a team of caregivers to help her with every aspect of daily living.
The Jackson High school graduate was in her senior year of high school in 2002, on a California road trip with family. The car rolled, injuring Loa's cervical spine and leaving her paralyzed fro...