DHM 2018 -New Blog

Hi bloggers, So it’s 2018, and its nearly Disability History Month once again! This means I’m hard at work creating a new blog for you all, and I’ve already got quite a few posts on it. With the theme this year being Disability and Music, I titled my next blog Play The Music DHM. I’ll … More DHM 2018 -New Blog

Last official day of UK Disability History Month – links to UKDHM

Disability History Month – Celebrating Our Lives, Achieving Equality, Challenging Disablism. Hi all. Bloggers, artists, painters, musicians, writers, radio hosters, poets, and other viewers of this blog. (Who I will never name if you don’t want me to… but your work, currently existing or yet to come, is and/or will be awesome. 🙂 ) Today … More Last official day of UK Disability History Month – links to UKDHM

Chickenshed Theatre

  Chickenshed-Theatre Changing Lives. So what is Chickenshed? Chickenshed Theatre is an amazing inclusive theatre company and charity, based in North London. I’m not just saying it’s amazing because I spent around 4 years acting in various roles there, have been in it’s Young Creators scheme and had made so many friends there. I mean … More Chickenshed Theatre

Lucy Catchpole -‘I love the Paralympics, but we can’t all be superhumans’

Disclaimer: Although I detail Lucy Catchpole’s argument here, I also write my opinions on it down below. This is clearly marked in the ‘what I think’ section. Read ‘Lucy Catchpole’s’ article on The Gaurdian here. And for a definition of ‘inspiration porn’ watch Stella Young’s ‘I’m not your Inspiration’ TED Talk. Stella Young is now … More Lucy Catchpole -‘I love the Paralympics, but we can’t all be superhumans’

Fashioneyesta

Fashioneyesta (real name Emily) is a beauty blogger and YouTuber, She has septo optic dysplasia,and a visual impairment resulting from that. As some people believe that visually impaired people can’t be fashionable, Fashioneysta attempts to change those perceptions in style! References: “You Don’t Look Blind” – Fashioneyesta’s video about stereotypes she’s encountered about visual impairments. … More Fashioneyesta