Plastic Straws

Plastic Straws

Ever since the world became woke about the effects of the overuse of plastic, I have had a low key simmering fear that is shared by the millions of people that have a disability. Now, don’t get me wrong, I find the images of sea life affected by the plastic pollution as heartbreaking as everyone [...]

Failure?

Failure?

I’ve been thinking a lot recently, so much more than usual, I know, who even knew that was possible? And in all this thinking I have come to realise how much all my thoughts have changed from those early years of my accident, to now. You see I’ve been feeling a little like a failure [...]

Urgh

Urgh

So yesterday I sat, put on one of my Spotify playlists, and cracked on with some writing. I got a bit done, added to a short story, re drafted some stuff, and got a couple of blog posts done. I was all ready to post a piece I’d be working on for a good couple [...]

Identity

Identity

In the words of Kylie Jenner, this last year for me was the year of realising stuff, and I think in one sense I have made a major breakthrough. Who we are and our identity is built up in so many different layers and those layers are personal to everyone. Some people may include things [...]