Scriptwriting module: The first days journal entry

Dear Journal, Well, it's day two of my scriptwriting module and already my head is swimming! There’s so much to learn; terminology, formatting and the complicated dance that is relying on actors to convey the story you’ve put your heart and soul into and then there’s the idea that if it’s not conveyed right that … Continue reading Scriptwriting module: The first days journal entry

#Whydisabledpeopledropout: My experience of ableism and discrimination in higher education

This is in response to the article in sick Magazine and the #Whydisabledpeopledropout here’s my own horrid experience of discrimination in higher education. In 2018 I got accepted to study creative writing at my local university. I was given an accessible room, hoists and adapted kitchen, even a note taker and automatic doors to my … Continue reading #Whydisabledpeopledropout: My experience of ableism and discrimination in higher education

Me and my disability Hola! Estoy Muy Ocupado (hello I am very busy!)

Hello everyone, Sorry I haven’t been posting much lately, I’ve been busy writing the second novel of my Carefree and Consequences series (please see book one available on Amazon on blog main menu, if you like historical romance particularly set in the 1950s then this book is for you so please buy, review and spread … Continue reading Me and my disability Hola! Estoy Muy Ocupado (hello I am very busy!)

Book review: Lessons by Jenny Colgan

Plot (from Amazon): Lessons is the third novel in Jenny Colgan's beloved Maggie Adair series. As the summer holidays start, scandal hits Downey House. The attraction between Maggie Adair, the fiery, committed English teacher at Downey House and David McDonald, a teacher at the local boys' school, has escalated - and now both are facing … Continue reading Book review: Lessons by Jenny Colgan

News in the disabled community: The Forgotten Children of Romania (WATCH)

Watching this documentary on Channel 5 about finding a home for Romanian disabled children and I'm not ashamed to say I'm crying! So grateful I live in the UK and have fantastic care and facilities, unlike these children through no fault of their own. END INSTITUTIONALISATION! Everybody has a right to a good quality of … Continue reading News in the disabled community: The Forgotten Children of Romania (WATCH)

Food: The best autumn hot chocolate recipes with Halloween cookies

https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/homemade-hot-cocoa/ https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/collection/hot-chocolate https://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/chocolate-recipes/the-best-hot-chocolate/ https://www.fifteenspatulas.com/best-hot-chocolate-from-scratch/Here's a great Halloween cookie recipe too: https://www.delish.com/holiday-recipes/halloween/a28637917/ghost-cookies-recipe/