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First Day Back

The first day back to work after any trip or break is always the worst one.

My mind is still in holiday mode but the world is telling me to get back to the grind and work for a living!  466 more words


Picking Up Where I Left Off

The last couple of weeks have been insane. I went from a state of not knowing where things were at, when I would see Bronte again, being tired and stressed and having no real purpose, to having Leah’s visa approved, thinking it would be 4 months until they were here and then it turning to being only 4 weeks. 369 more words


When Things Get Bad...again...

“I just wanna throw my phone away/Find out who is really there for me…”

– Part Of Me, Katy Perry

When things get bad again there is nothing I’d rather be than normal. 684 more words


What is normal?

One of the curious things about life is how what is in fact, when compared to the general population, quite an abnormal situation becomes normality. This was highlighted to me today in a curious way-I was talking to someone who was potentially going to come and do some cleaning for me. 937 more words

Disability/Illness And Gardening

More Than Everything

I don’t want to be forced

I want to be free

but I am forced


If I fell in a puddle

I’d get mud on my socks… 102 more words

Normality for a person with epilepsy

When I speak (online) with people with epilepsy, most of them say they are trying to live a normal life. Others say they want to feel normal. 162 more words


Times... they are a'changin

Timehop announced that 1 year ago I sent this photo to Jane:

This marked the momentous occasion where I got my first ever tips for tour guiding and I was super proud of myself….but this achievement seems to pale in comparison to what has happened since. 759 more words