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Join Dementia Research Part 2: Launch Day

Tuesday 24th February

No –one quite knew what to expect from the media on launch day – interest has died down after Saturday’s statement from the PM, which was a great shame. 518 more words

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Join Dementia Research: Part 1

Monday 23rd February: day before launch

When I arrived at the hotel in London on Sunday evening I was totally disoriented. It was heaving down with rain and very dark when the taxi pulled up in front of the hotel they’d kindly booked me into. 507 more words

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Guest blog post: Agents of SHIELD, Change, and the Representation of Disability

There are so many nerdy crips out there. A friend of the Disability Visibility Project and fellow diehard sci-fi/Game of Thrones/comic book fan, Jihan Abbas… 919 more words

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Psych 101 in Literature - Eating Disorders

TRIGGER WARNING: In this post we will be covering Eating Disorders (EDs), their symptoms, and common misconceptions.

In honor of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week… 868 more words

Review: The Darkest Part of the Forest

I first came across Holly Black with the release of her first Tale of Modern Faerie, Tithe, which followed half-Japanese (sort of: read more on this… 1,174 more words

Writing Diversely: Character + Culture

Greetings, readers. Let’s get right down to it: Where are all the culturally diverse, quality characters across media? One of the biggest problems with diversity in media is representation of various races in meaningful ways. 1,366 more words

Shipwreck

This is a poem I wrote in light of Charlie Hebdo, but it gained a new angle and new meaning after the Chapel Hill killings too. 352 more words