Disablility · Writing

This week is Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Week

This week is Rheumatoid Arthritis week and I’m so pleased that This Morning dedicated to the Emmerdale Actress Clare King who plays the infamous Kim Tate who has been shielding due to her own struggle with Arthritis. Clare is supporting the We R A Priority campaign - a platform where others who have the condition… Continue reading This week is Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Week

Disablility · Reading · Writing

Book Review: I have no secrets by Penny Joelson

Genre: Teen/Ya Rating: 5/5 Plot: Fourteen-year-old Jemma has severe cerebral palsy. Unable to communicate or move, she relies on her family and carer for everything. She has a sharp brain and inquisitive nature, and knows all sorts of things about everyone. But when she is confronted with this terrible secret, she is utterly powerless to… Continue reading Book Review: I have no secrets by Penny Joelson

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Book Review: Brave enough by Kati Gardner

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Teen/YA Plot: Teenager Cason Martin is the youngest ballerina in the Atlanta Ballet Conservatory. She never really had a choice of whether she learned to dance or not. Her mother, the conservatory's artistic director, has made all the decisions in Cason's life. But that's about to change. Cason has been hiding an… Continue reading Book Review: Brave enough by Kati Gardner

Disablility · Entertainment · Writing

Entertainment: My favourite Movies that deal with chronic illness/ Disability

1) The unexpected Journey/ Miracle Run 2) Skallagrigg 3) Boy in the plastic bubble 4) Brain on fire 5) Afflicted 6) Me before you 7) Inside I'm dancing 8) Five feet apart 9) Peanut Butter Falcon 10) Fundamentals of caring 11) The fault in our stars 12) What's eating Gilbert Grape 13) Everything Everything 14)… Continue reading Entertainment: My favourite Movies that deal with chronic illness/ Disability

Disablility · Writing

Disability: Help my friend Emily get a new wheelchair

Please share and help my friend Emily get a lightweight wheelchair. Go follow her on Instagram too: https://instagram.com/ableemily?igshid=a1sysnvtwwbf Below is the link for her fundraising page, even if you can’t donate financially you can still help by sharing her links on your social media pages. https://www.gofundme.com/f/8ycgn-a-new wheelchair-for-emily

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Me and my Disability: Catheter Care tips/hacks

If your travelling, or are stuck in traffic and need to empty your bag, keep a flask in your handbag/car and then empty it when you find a bathroom.To stop the build up of crystals which block end up your tube, roll your tube with your thumb and forefinger to break down the crystals, or… Continue reading Me and my Disability: Catheter Care tips/hacks

Disablility · Writing

Get behind sick magazine!

Image property of sick magazine. Click the image to be taken to their website for more info about their publication, contact and submissions. Just submitted two poems to #sickmagazine, A publication designed to help connect those with chronic illnesses and disabilities whether they be intellectual or physical. I implore all my friends in the disabled… Continue reading Get behind sick magazine!

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Hola! Estoy Muy Ocupado (hello I am very busy!)

Hello everyone, Sorry I haven’t been posting much lately, I’ve been busy writing the second novel of my Carefree and Consequences series (please see book one available on Amazon on blog main menu, if you like historical romance particularly set in the 1950s then this book is for you so please buy, review and spread… Continue reading Hola! Estoy Muy Ocupado (hello I am very busy!)