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Bearing Disability: 3 frustrations

Ok, I’ve been wanting to do this kind of post for a while now but feared I might get the tone wrong. I don’t want to sound angry, though this topic annoys and frustrates me. I want to build awareness. This post will be in a minimum of two parts, the second part co-written by a friend of mine and myself. Sometimes people who do not have a disability that […]

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Sophie’s World| Berg’s Book Club

Book Title: Sophie’s World Book Author: Jostein Gaarder Book Series: N/A Genre: I don’t know how to answer that, First Published: December 1991 Star Rating⭐⭐⭐⭐ For the last four or five years, my dad has recommended Sophie’s World to me and I have never picked it up until this year. I decided to read it as part of my pop-sugar reading challenge and only regret not reading it before now. As the book was […]

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Disability Bearing Transport

The Problems with Public Transport.  Personally, I try and avoid public transport if I can help it. You never know what you are going to get from one minute to the next. At least—you don’t if you live in the United Kingdom. So far, I have travelled to Amsterdam and New York. I used their Public Transport without any issue. Both countries transport system are easy to use and they […]

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Paws and Prose: 3 Types of Antagonist: Bad Guys that Will Interest the Audience

Originally posted on It’s Me, Lizzie!:
In my writing posts, I’ve talked a lot about different types of antagonists. Today, I’m going to talk about a few more. It took a while because I had trouble defining these three, but I think I’ve got it down. So let’s begin. Make sure that you check out 5 Types of Antagonist and 4 Types of Villain as well. 1. The Crowley…

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Paws and Prose: Writer’s Responsibility

This isn’t a book review as such, in truth, it’s an essay I wrote for coursework but there are elements of it that read like a book review. So I have decided to post it here as part of Berg’s Book Club with some edits. This essay/book review talks about the writer’s responsibility when representing disabled characters. The books mentioned have been reviewed by me previously. They are Good Kings […]

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P.I.P: A Step Back and Force of Arms

Previously I wrote about my Personal Independent Payment (P.I.P) Interegation and my own results with the PIP process.  I saw a piece of news on my friend’s facebook wall about a change in P.I.P which will be good news to many people who have a lifetime condition that is severe or is likely to get worse over time such as Multiple Sclerosis—particularly if you are somehow successful in this awful, awful […]

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3 Problems With Movie Ron Weasley

Originally posted on It’s Me, Lizzie!:
Every fan of the Harry Potter books has gone through the pain of witnessing the movies butcher the story—and the characters. One of the characters most harshly treated by the movies is Harry’s best friend, Ron Weasley, who is so thrashed that fans have no choice but to draw a great chasm of a line between book!Ron and movie!Ron. However, there’s some good that can…

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The Program by Susan Young| Berg’s Book Club

  Book Title: The Program Book Author: Susan Young Book Series: N/A Genre: Teen and YA, Dystopoan First Published: March 2013 Star Rating⭐⭐⭐ This book was another one of my pop-sugar prompts: A book about a problem facing society today. I chose this book for this particular prompt because I feel that mental health is an issue facing modern day society, along with other disabilities. Especially with the trouble we are having with […]

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You don’t get to see any of this beautiful world around us| Guest Post

Hi guys. Please welcome my friend and coursemate, Rebecca. Rebecca and I have known each other for the last three years due to our course in Creative and Professional Writing. Today, Rebecca has agreed to write a guest post on her disability. Please remember to visit her blog afterwards. You don’t get to see any of this beautiful world around us Guest Post by Rebecca Yeomans You don’t get to […]

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