A few days ago, I was asked for my thoughts on a Young Adult novel that featured the voice of a girl with an eating disorder. I’m not going to comment on that particular book, as the author likes to threaten to sue those who criticise it. Instead, I’m going to write some general thoughtsContinue reading “Writing about Eating Disorders”
When hate comes to town, we rise. When bullies attack, we rise. When they want us divided, we rise. When they try to knock us down, we rise. They grab our words and twist them. They read intent where there is none, they block their ears and hear only what they want, they take offenceContinue reading “Rising”
My friend Lette, who suffers from EDS and POTS, has a great blog called Irish Dysautonomia. I recently submitted a guest post to it, and would love to share it with you all. Switching Up My Life Hope you enjoy it!
Yesterday, I had a really bad day. Starting with my body deciding that eating anything at all should be followed by agonising pain. Followed by realising it was Disability Day of Mourning, where those disabled people murdered by their family and carers are honoured and remembered. Add to that a raging storm outside, and myContinue reading “Too Good To Be True”