Freelance Writing

I Need Your Help

So… As I wrote last week, I was overwhelmed to have been shortlisted for a Northern Blog Award. I’ve been recognised for my writing about mental health and disability, which is amazing. The original judges score makes up 60% of the overall result but 40% is based on a public vote which has opened today.… Read More I Need Your Help

Mental Health, Physical Health

Not All Disabilities Are Visible: Just Because You Can’t See It, Doesn’t Mean It Isn’t There

It’s happened to all of us. You’ve been driving around the car park in loops, unable to find a spot, when suddenly someone swings into a disabled bay. “Look – she’s got out of the car just fine, she isn’t even disabled!” If you haven’t had the conversation, you’ve had the thought. And if you… Read More Not All Disabilities Are Visible: Just Because You Can’t See It, Doesn’t Mean It Isn’t There