Book about handicapped Ellsworth woman’s journey selling fastTasha Schuh has written a book, "My Last Step Backward."
Book about Schuh’s journey selling fast
By Bill Kirk
For an inspirational speaker, a book is almost as important as her wheelchair is to Tasha Schuh.
“I had seen a book would come in handy,” said Schuh Wednesday, explaining many of her speaking appearances have required her to leave out 80 percent of the information about her “journey,” though she really wanted to share the whole story.
That journey began in November of 1997 when, as the title of her new book indicates, Schuh took “My Last Step Backward.” The then-Ellsworth High School student was rehearsing for a school play, “The Wizard of Oz,” at The Sheldon Theatre in Red Wing when she fell through an open trap door from a darkened stage to a lower level floor and her life changed forever.
Wheelchair-bound ever since, Schuh said she was often asked to share her experiences in a book.
Read more in the print version of the Herald Jan. 2.