At University with a Disability

A Decision to Study an Undergraduate Degree 2014

Now I will not pretend I am a guru on everything disability or University related, but I can advise you based on my experience...  Back in 2014, I attended Bournville College in Longbridge, now called South and City College Birmingham, and had two fantastic years there. It was an experience that changed my life but… Continue reading A Decision to Study an Undergraduate Degree 2014

Disability, My Life

Why Should Businesses Hire Disabled People? – My Rockin Disabled Life

When you are abled finding a job is not always easy but it is not nearly as hard as it is for disabled people because abled people do not face the discrimination in job interviews that we do. As a disabled person looking for a job is stressful because employers often see your disability before…… Continue reading Why Should Businesses Hire Disabled People? – My Rockin Disabled Life

At University with a Disability

Alternative Routes in Life

I would suggest you have a thorough think about what you want your next step to be after your education. There are many options you could do besides university such as going abroad for a gap year, taking an apprenticeship and building yourself up or going straight into the world of work. Now I'm not… Continue reading Alternative Routes in Life

At University with a Disability

Advice to Potential Undergraduates

Many college students see University as the natural progression after school and college, to be able to secure a professional career. However, I will be honest, University isn’t the only pathway you can go down in the game of life. Further education isn’t a guarantee of a job. Through studying at University, you will get… Continue reading Advice to Potential Undergraduates

Changing Places Reviews

Changing Places – Arc Library Winchester

The 'Changing Places' facility within the Arc Library Winchester is located through the cafe and beside the other toilets, immediately to your left. There is a big sign on it with the 'Changing places' logo. It has a radar key lock which is a great step forward and a priority in the use of the… Continue reading Changing Places – Arc Library Winchester

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Minions: The Rise of Gru (2022) Film Review

★★★ The minions are back for a second film, Minions: The Rise of Gru. This film was inspired by the characters from the Despicable Me franchise and after the first Minions film came out in 2015, this second one was long-awaited as it was delayed two years because of the global pandemic. This film is… Continue reading Minions: The Rise of Gru (2022) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Lightyear (2022) Film Review

★ Lightyear is a film about the legendary space ranger, Buzz Lightyear, based on the original film franchise of Toy Story. In this film, Lightyear (voiced by Chris Evans) embarks on a journey to return home and encounters an army of ruthless robots commanded by Zurg, (voiced by James Brolin) attempting to steal his fuel… Continue reading Lightyear (2022) Film Review

At University with a Disability

At University With A Disability Series

I have been very lucky to have had some successful University experiences; studying my undergraduate degree at De Montfort University (DMU)  and then studying a postgraduate degree at Coventry University. I feel proud of these achievements and now want to share my experiences with you.  I must be honest with you, not every university experience… Continue reading At University With A Disability Series

My Life

Here’s to 2023

Happy New Year everyone! Officially two years since I started my Masters in Professional Creative Writing at Coventry University and now I am an MA graduate. Yes, it happened! A roller coaster of a ride and I can't help but be relieved. I have a lot of new writing material to work with and I… Continue reading Here’s to 2023

My Life

2022 – What a Year it’s Been

Well, another year is coming to a close. 2022 has gone really very quickly for me and my feet have barely touched the ground—another year of studying for my postgraduate degree, full of writing and hard work. Now I have finished and I couldn't be happier. Unfortunately, my physical and mental health has taken a… Continue reading 2022 – What a Year it’s Been