Paws and Prose: Disability in Literature — A Case Study

This isn’t a book review as such. In truth, it’s an essay I wrote for coursework. On the other hand, there are aspects 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. […]

Bearing Disability: 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 P.I.P 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 […]

3 Problems With Movie Ron Weasley

Ronald Weasley, the ginger-haired, freckled kid every Harry Potter fan loves! But what about his Movie counterpart? Join Lizzie as she discusses problems with Movie Ron!

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This Beautiful World | Guest Post

This Guest Post is by my friend and course mate Rebecca, who discusses her experience with mental health and life with a visual impairment.

Frozen Charlotte by Alex Bell | Berg’s Book Club

Book Title: Frozen CharlotteAuthor: Alex BellBook Series: Red Eye Book No.: Book 1Genre: Horror, Mystory, Ghost StoryPublished: 2014Star Rating: ★★★★★ Introduction Hey, LilyMay here. I’m a new writer on Shannon‘s site. I will be writing a few book reviews and other posts during my time here on Little Sea Bear.For my first post, I have decided […]

Bearing Disability: A Recently Distant Cinema Visit

Everyone loves the cinema. But do they always make you feel loved back? Recently, a friend of mine posted a link to this article on her facebook page. It discusses the discrimination disabled people face when getting to venues for concerts, live performances, etc. And it seems the […]

Good News You're Cured! feature image PIP decision

Bearing Disability: Good News! You’re Cured!

I know this is not normally the day or time that I post but I need to write this. There have been two times in my life that have made me ashamed to be British… Brexit PIP Disability Benefit cuts That shame has come back today. What is […]

A graduation cap and a "fork post" with 3 options, mainstram school, specialist school or unknown. On the right hand side, it reads: Mainsttream or Specialist Education—A guest post by Emma

School: Mainstream vs Specialist

Guest Post by Emma from Rockfordisability.com. This post discusses the difference between Mainstream and Specialist Education from Emma’s experience.

A little girl in a red coat. It is the cover of the book, Sarah's Key.

Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosney | Berg’s Book Club

Welcome to another audition to Berg’s Book Club. This post is actually different to my normal Berg’s Book Club Posts as I am joined here with Melissa […]

Bearing Disability: PIP Assessment —An Interrogation

On Tuesday, I went to an assessment centre for my PIP assessment (Personal Independent Payment). Some of you who have been following me for quite awhile now will know I have Cerebral Palsy and Anxiety. Cerebral Palsy is a neurological condition that does NOT change but the symptoms […]

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