I hate the word inspirational, but yesterday I heard a story about a ten year old little boy that made me, very nearly use the term. Ten year old Jonathan was born with a severe disability, unable to speak, feed himself, or even hold his own head up, many people thought that he was incapable … Continue reading Silent Understanding
As I write this blog, There's a protest happening at s movie premier in London. I adore the movies, TV and entertaining people, but it seems the media doesn't really like me. Repeatedly making people with Disabilities the villains in bond films, the pathetic protagonist or with wild accusations that my life isn't fulfilled as … Continue reading Disability does not mean death
I've never been one who can take being told 'no' very easily. Doing so will probably result in and endless 'but why though' arguement that will eventually lead to me showing you exactly what I'm capable of. I'm a closet fan of those motivational quotes and would probably share my wisdom if it wasn't, luckily … Continue reading Don’t let limitations be your limit
I've always been a wheelchair user, because my legs have never ever worked and never will. Life is pretty great all in all, I'm making the most of my life and embraced most of the difficulty I've faced. I've worked hard to become more than just my wheelchair. Sometimes, when my mind wonders I get … Continue reading Daydreaming
Everyone who reads this blog, will know by know what kind of girl I am. I tell things like it is, I'm not afraid of honesty and despite my sudonym of a wonderful woman I'm actually pretty normal. Sorry to disappoint you. I hate being called a brave person, I'm not. I cry lots … Continue reading Am I an Inspiration?
I'm lying in bed writing this post, it's been a difficult few weeks managing my pain. As a wheelchair user, I am always in some level of pain or discomfort, none of us know exactly what causes it, but my guess is it's something to do with being sat still for long periods in the … Continue reading Cloudy with a chance of pain
So I've been debating wether or not to talk about this for a while. Up until now, I've struggled to talk about it without sinking into a pit of despair and humiliation. But here we are, with me staring at this page feeling like I should share this with you, dear reader. It all started … Continue reading Dating Disaster