Lily, Leftwing Idiot and I spent this morning at Coney Island on the edge of Brooklyn, in fact on the edge of the United States. Coney’s a coastal area with fun fairs, beaches, arcades and the enormous expanse of the … read more
The castle is still.
I am not.
But I never am.
The room is gently lit by my bedside lamp, and now by the glow of my computer screen as I type.
The garden outside is lit by … read more
As a child I used to have a bath every night. We didn’t have a shower when I was little so soaking in the tub was a regular part of my bedtime routine.
But I don’t often have baths any … read more
I knew it would happen sooner or later. I’ve watched friends go through the same difficult and time-consuming process over the last few years, and I knew my turn would come.
Today’s post brought a brown envelope from the Department … read more
Edinburgh was amazing – but intense.
The workshop at Shakespeare’s Globe over the weekend with creatives with Tourettes was awesome – but tiring.
And my first session of Hydrotherapy yesterday felt really good – but required lots of concentration.
I’m … read more
My love of wheelchairs is no secret, and it extends to accessories as well – in the past I’ve written with great excitement about new wheelchair bags and push rims.
For the last few days I’ve been preoccupied with … read more
This morning a crumpled envelope covered in stars made it through the castle’s letterbox. It looked as if it’d travelled a very long way indeed.
I was intrigued, and when I opened it I squealed with excitement. It was instantly … read more