Disability advocacy – not porn to me.

“Disability doesn’t make you exceptional, but questioning what you think you know about it does.”Stella Young 1982-2014 I don’t know how many of you have heard about or knew the late Stella Young. She was an intelligent, witty and outspoken woman. As an advocate for an inclusive world for people of all abilities she was a read more...

Photo Escape

Wheelchair Photo Escape   Alowyn Gardens, Yarra Valley’s hidden gem, and where I found myself recently after taking up part of my Christmas present from HP: Three 3-hour one-on-one photography workshops from the delightful and ever so knowledgable Jacqui Barr of Jacqui B Photography. Jacqui suggested this very accessible destination as it is perfect for read more...

To Wheel, or not to Wheel?

When is it time to decide that walking everywhere is no longer a viable option and using a wheelchair is? Adult Onset Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy as a progressively debilitating condition is quite an enigma regarding the progression timeline or surety of outcome.



 Living with this continuous uncertainty has me sometimes feeling somewhat of a read more...