Writer.Author.Communication Strategist

Disability & Inclusion Advocacy

Tarra’s disability inclusion advocacy stems from her life-long understanding of disability inclusion from her mother being in a wheelchair since the age of 18 after having polio, and the accomplished and fulfilled life her mother led. Read more...

Welcome to Disability Dialogues

Hello! (It's always easier to write about other people or other people's projects than about one's self.) I want my website to be useful, a place where you can find the books I have written - whether about my advocacy for disability, creative nonfiction that will hopefully make you laugh until you cry and maybe cry a little too, or the whimsy of balloon sculptures - also link to blogs and articles easily, and learn about my freelance writing services which will make your life easier.

Grant Writing Services

“Tarra has changed our organization with grant writing. Our funding has increased by 235% in 1 year from grants awarded. She found 100's of potential funding possibilities for us. Her ability to connect the mission and program outcomes in the detail and wording necessary for grants is a game-changer.”



Disability and Inclusion Consulting Nonprofit


Blog Posts

  • Design planning
  • Finish & material selection
  • Furniture & lighting options
  • Construction documents
  • End-to-end project management

The Reviews Are In...

A Welcome from Tarra


The DisABILITY A-Player Plan

“Responsible and no nonsense. This book has much information, especially for employers, that will be helpful to make permanent job placements for job seekers with disabilities. Really, any job seeker!"



Vocational Rehabilitation Program Manager

My Books & Articles

NOW available in digital! All proceeds from The DisABILITY A-Player Plan benefit Mentoring Individuals with Disabilities