ESA – Extremely Stupid Assessment

This week I had to attend a face-to-face meeting to review my eligibility for Employment Support Allowance (ESA). Basically they just wanted to check I’m still too disabled to work- despite the fact I’ve has ESA for the past 7-9 years. Although I would like to be in full-time work, securing employment with my level… Continue reading ESA – Extremely Stupid Assessment


Disability Horizons News Roundup: 12th – 16th August 2019

This week I continued my news stories for Disability Horizons but made a sensible decision to schedule pieces to be published on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. This is so I can spend the rest of my time working on this blog, Disability Horizons features, AccessAble jobs and complete my goal to become a freelance journalist!… Continue reading Disability Horizons News Roundup: 12th – 16th August 2019

Becoming a freelance journalist

We all make decisions on a daily basis; what to eat, what to wear, what to watch on TV, what to do this weekend and so on. Then there are bigger decisions such as should I go to university, where to live, whether to get married, have children etc. For me, these past 12 months… Continue reading Becoming a freelance journalist