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Why programmes like Benefits Street are making life harder for people with a learning disability

Original post from Learning Disability Today


In this guest blog, Danny Brice talks about life claiming benefits, how Benefits Street doesn’t give a true picture and why cuts to welfare worry him. 719 more words


A Life - R.S. Thomas

A Life

Lived long; much fear, less
courage. Bottom in love’s school
of his class; time’s reasons
too far back to be known.
Good on his knees, yielding, 100 more words


resting vs busy

So often we get this so wrong.

What is it about our lives that we don’t take the time to smell the roses? (we even call that smell the coffee now.) 410 more words


gone in a flash of earth’s orbit

I took a week off many of the writing prompts I enjoy to deal with some of the crap going on in my real life. Writing was for distraction but had become too distracting. 196 more words


A funny thing happened on the way to …

Original Cinema Quad Poster – Movie Film Posters

It is no secret I like old black & white movies, English kitchen sink movies, Ealing comedies and all the rest, but… 334 more words


To others her life may not seem like much, that doesn’t matter because it is the life she loves.


Geisha, A Life - Mineko Iwasaki

In 2002, Mineko Iwasaki began working with Rande Brown in an effort to tell her story. Geisha, A Life was published in September 2003. The story of Mineko Iwasaki’s life is a truly engaging and riveting read. 277 more words