Rock For Disability: 1 Year Anniversary

The day was Tuesday 21st November 2017 and it was my final day working as an Independent Distributor for retail company Kleeneze. I decided sales wasn’t the role for me and instead I wanted to pursue my writing, media and journalism skills further. Therefore I took the plunge, registered to WordPress, subscribed to the personal… Continue reading Rock For Disability: 1 Year Anniversary

10 Disability Horror Stories

“It’s the most scariest time of the year, with the kids trick or treating and monsters appearing that will bring us to fear, it’s the most scariest time of the year! πŸ‘»πŸ’€β˜ οΈπŸ€‘πŸ‘½πŸ‘ΎπŸ§Ÿβ€β™‚οΈπŸ§›β€β™‚οΈπŸ‘ΏπŸ§™β€β™‚οΈπŸŽƒ” Yes Halloween is here again but it isn’t all about ghosts, vampires, zombies and monsters. Just trying to live a daily life as… Continue reading 10 Disability Horror Stories

My voluntary work that is shaping content for Muscular Dystrophy UK

Since February 2017, I’ve been a member of the Content Advisory Group for the disability charity Muscular Dystrophy UK (MDUK); who support people and their families with muscle-wasting conditions. The group is a voluntary, representative body for the charity, currently consisting of 25 people from around the country. Some members have a muscle-wasting condition themselves,… Continue reading My voluntary work that is shaping content for Muscular Dystrophy UK

5 factors that cause mental health problems in people with physical disabilities

Wednesday 10th October 2018 was World Mental Health Day. Currently 450 million people worldwide suffer with mental health problems and it has been known to effect famous people too including Gary Lightbody, Ant McPartlin, Robin Williams and Chester Bennington. To mark the occasion and raise awareness, I want to share factors that cause mental health… Continue reading 5 factors that cause mental health problems in people with physical disabilities

10 favourite film soundtracks

Music is not just in the charts, on the radio or at gigs and festivals. Another element of music I enjoy listening to is film soundtracks. I love going to the cinema, I have a ridiculous collection of DVDs and nowadays I even discover films streamed online. Since losing my sight (13 years ago this… Continue reading 10 favourite film soundtracks