No I’m still going to me, not somebody completely different the size 8 version is not on the horizon nor is the gold medalist ( I was terrible at sports before my health went south). THEME 2018 is all about Growth for me. Over the last 18months I started to put my writing higher up … Continue reading A New Year A New Me?
I am a story teller at heart. I love to share my experiences, my thoughts, my pain and even my pearls of wisdom. If it helps just one person I will feel I have achieved something special. I have a voice and my very own story that's full of twists, turns plus an endless supply … Continue reading Why I write
As far back as I can remember I loved getting new shoes. Going to a shop where there's so much choice finding ones that not only fit me but made me feel special. Oh and I absolutely loved meeting new people. Sales assistants were just my personal audience, I looked forward to perform to, showing … Continue reading New Shoes
When I was little going to sleep was this magical escape for me, as I was off to dreamland where I could slay dragons, fly on the back of the most beautiful bird and basically star in my very own story. Nowadays it's a battle and prayer that I get some sleep. I hope that … Continue reading Sleep
So I recently had my friend in tears with laughter when I told her this story, so I decided to share this light hearted story. Please let me know what you think...Enjoy! On a family holiday in Somerset my mum had organised a day out to tropical world centre which apparently was perfect to visit … Continue reading I was Assulted with an Iguana
I am Not Disabled, its society who puts obstacles in my way that disables me! In the news at the moment there is the debate about the rights of a wheelchair user versus the rights of a mother with buggy or pushchair on buses. Its a very emotive issue for me as the inability to … Continue reading I am Not Disabled!
I had yet another yuky experience thanks to two taxi drivers have very little understanding of customer service and disability rights. After feeling like I had been reduced to an object, I decided to put my emotions to good use and complain. I don’t like to complain so when I do the situation must have … Continue reading I am Not my Chair
I smile because I'm a survivor I smile because I believe in the impossible I smile because giving up is too easy, finding my way through is the only option for me. I smile because I take great pleasure in infecting people with happiness. I smile because you can never know what joy really is … Continue reading I Smile
One of my greatest achievements this year is after 20 years I performed on stage. I really wish I could capture how monumentous this was for me. HISTORY From the age of 3 I started to dance but I'm sure my parents will say I was born a performer. From an early age I found … Continue reading I Smile Explained
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