I still want to do something great, still want to leave a mark somewhere even if it’s not quite as deeply embedded as I’d dreamed of.
“Hey there long time no see!
It’s been a while since I last wrote anything interesting and I can honestly say that it’s not through want of trying. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve sat there with a notepad or my phone or laptop in front of me just trying to get the words out,but no matter how hard I tried, how long I sat there they wouldn’t come out right.”
I can’t quite believe that when I wake up tomorrow it will be a whole new year. 2016 is so nearly over I can hear 2017’s footsteps outside my door. And it’s got me thinking about everything that has happened this year alot of which has been not so good. This year has been one… Continue reading 2016 On Reflection
when she suddenly moved closer and asked “doesn’t it hurt?”
In it I would be walking down a street with my Mum and my brothers when we would come to a set of traffic lights which would turn green,but as my family crossed I would find myself stuck unable to move and as I struggled they would already be across the road unaware that I wasn’t with them…
“I’m going through a bit of a crappy period with my health right now. For the past month or two I’ve been struggling with something that has yet to be explained…”
I spent yesterday out picking blackberries with my Mum, little brother and our dog Pippa I can honestly say it was one of the nicest days I’ve had this year. We spent what felt like hours just wandering around finding the best spot. Then we took Pippa to a field and let her run around like the crazy little fluffball that she is…
It’s not often that a stranger asks me about my disability so when someone does I find it difficult to answer. A couple of days ago I was out shopping with my Mum and a friend when a little girl asked me why I was in a wheelchair. I find it extremely hard to answer… Continue reading Curiosity Is A Special Thing
I have had to make a few fairly big decisions since I first got sick, decisions no “normal” young person should have to make. Some of the choices I made might have changed my life and some of them did. When I had my heart transplant I was left with consolidation in the bottom of… Continue reading Chapter 4: Making Decisions
Yesterday was my 22nd birthday so I’ve decided to celebrate the fact that I am now 22 years old by sharing 22 random facts about myself with whomever it is that reads my blog. How very lucky for you… I am both terrified and disgusted by chickens and turkeys. Not when they’re on my plate… Continue reading 22 Random Facts About Me