The Battle For Benefits 3#: I'm Not Disabled Enough?

Things are looking slightly more hopeful, but it’s still an uphill battle. Last week I got a letter stating that I’ve been approved for “standard care rate” Personal Independence Payment (the disability benefit that’s replacing DLA), but not for “standard mobility rate”. 400 more words

Autism

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF Compass box.

Next up in the series is Jonathan Gibson from Compass box, this is an independent company producing some absolutely fantastic whisky ( blended ) , but other than the whisky they produce they are intent on being honest and never seem to too far away from a little controversy.. 845 more words

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF

The Mythology in You: Where Our Stories Come From

It seems that nearly every six months I go through some kind of transition in life, be it moving to a new place, the end of one job, the start of another… My life is always in constant flux. 65 more words

Philosphy

A day in the life of SV's Senior Ops Manager

A bi-weekly diary from the Synergy Vision team from sunrise to lights out. This week we have Ami.  Ami is the Senior Operations Manager at Synergy Vision.   737 more words

Synergy Vision

blog post: when did the ground leave my feet?

I have a few poems I need to catch you guys up on – some of which are already live on my tumblr – but I wanted to do a blog post first. 213 more words

Writing

Bright lights, beautiful city

Cape Town at night from Signal Hill – a place of magical twinkling across the harbour to the suburbs beyond and across the bay and the famed Waterfront – a vibrant pulse of the Mother City after dark.

Photography

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF.. Colin Dunn

Sometimes in life we come across people that just stand out.. There are those that are blessed with good looks, those that have the gift of the gab.. 705 more words

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF