• Disability issues

    The Journey Continues

    Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton I’ve been trying to get this blog going for ages.   I keep an ideas log where I have been trying out all the things I might write about.  The main thing is that I don’t want this to be a depressing place…

  • Brief Thoughts

    When Life Is Just Hard

    A few words can lift us up Walk the path.And when you can’t anymore;Walk another step,and another.Growth is uncomfortableand precious.And time –a single grain of sand.Of all the light there is,the one we don’t seeis the brightest of all. Poem by Ansua Dutta-Wystup More poems, as well as beautiful paintings, by Ansua can be found at https://the yogicgarden.com

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    I Am Just One Big Baby

    And I have been known to cry like one too! I’ve realised that, actually, I am just one big baby.  In other words everything that makes up my life is exactly like it would be for a baby! I can’t wash my face and hands, so every morning that’s done for me.  I can’t brush my own hair, I can’t…

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    The Vincent Endhiro Blogging Award

    I’ve been nominated! Thank you to Peaks of Cheeks for nominating me. She writes interesting and honest posts which resonate with me and I’m sure with others Find her here The Rules Thank the person who nominated you with a link to their blog. Make a post of the award (with a photo of the logo). Post the rules. Ask…

  • Disability issues

    The ‘Before’ And The ‘After’

    Is this what my life has become? I’m sure we have all seen magazine pieces or shows on TV where we can look at a person’s ‘before’ and after’ story. It could be their weight, re-doing their home or having a beauty make-over. Certainly here in Britain we have plenty of them. I didn’t realise I was a ‘before’ and…

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    The most miserable Jester ever

    Shouldn’t they be funny? Today for the first time I am participating in Melanie B Cee’s Word of the day challenge. Melanie’s blog can be found at http://sparksfromacombustiblemind.com The link for the Word of the Day Challenge is https://wordpress.com/post/wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2576 The word of the day today is ‘Jester’. I could not miss this opportunity. I had to write about the time…