November. Most people think Bonfire Night, I think Birthdays. My Birthday. This year I turn 25- some people reading this will probably think ‘so young, she has a lot to learn’ but I think ‘oh god, do I have to … Continue reading
You’re probably reading the title of the post and thinking ‘yay another post about a 20 something who had/ has confidence issues’ but as much as I write this blog to share my life and thoughts with others, sometimes this … Continue reading
Last week I went to my first ever disability living exhibition – Kidz South. At first I went just for a little nosey not expecting to find much that would be of use to me soley because I’m now in … Continue reading
Writing this blog and the way I live my life I always try to maintain a positive (but honest) attitude towards my disability and how I react to the world around me, however sometimes this is hard, really hard. Without … Continue reading
I know I spend a lot of my blog and time advocating for disabled people to live independently but let me tell you, sometimes this is hard. Really hard. I always had this idea that I would go to uni to study Media and then I would go and get a job in advertising or music promotion but that hasn’t exactly happened.
Every now and then I get asked how I stay so positive and my simplest answer is that I have no choice not be, really! I was born with a disability so I have no idea what it feels like to exist without one, but one thing I have learned is it’s not about living with the actual disability, it’s about your attitude too. I must say now that I make no apologies for this post…