Pride

Wow, two posts in two days? This is unheard of for me! What I really want to know today is what people think of when I say the word ‘pride’. The rainbow flags? Parades? The LGBTQ+ community? Maybe it is one of these, or maybe it’s something far smaller than this. Maybe it’s simply beingContinue reading “Pride”

What is it like to live with a disability?

Earlier today, I interviewed my friend who lives with Spinal Muscular Atrophy. This is a disease which affects the mortar neurone in the spinal cord, taking away the ability to eat, walk or even breathe. I asked my friend a few questions to get more information about what it is like to live with theContinue reading “What is it like to live with a disability?”

I can’t express myself because it’s not acceptable.

You’re sat at a table with the “popular lot” at school, you’re a straight male but you’re dressed like a female. You’re quite happy to get on with your school work as everyone else is meant to be but, you’re being questioned about what you’re wearing. People are making comments and laughing and disagree withContinue reading “I can’t express myself because it’s not acceptable.”