There are options but not all are widely available.

I’m aware that there are options relating to the disability discrimination act 2010 which could be used by disabled parents who have had their children taken by social services for the symptoms of their disabilities. Law in theory and reality in the United Kingdom and probably throughout the world are completely different. In an ideal… Read More There are options but not all are widely available.

Ableism hurts when people have no idea what they’re talking about.

I urge people not to share ableist views unless they’re sure that they know what they’re actually talking about. There is always ableism around when the Paralympics are on. Yes, there may be many disabled people overcoming barriers in the competitions but they are only a proportion of people who have disabilities. We don’t all… Read More Ableism hurts when people have no idea what they’re talking about.

I want more! Writers earn a lot, I’m getting nothing for that and my mental health activism.

I’m fed up of basically working for free. The work I do is the type of things that others get paid to do. I’ve been working for free freelance for over 9 years now. I don’t want to put myself out there for nothing. I may be trying to change attitudes and challenge prejudice but… Read More I want more! Writers earn a lot, I’m getting nothing for that and my mental health activism.