WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE THE OUTSIDER IN THE CLASSROOM!

By Sylvia Mac (LoveDisfigure) How can a young person dislike or hate their body so much? A child aged 8 with long flowing golden hair,...

CREATIVE FLOW NEEDED TO CHANGE THE WORLD

By Martyn Sibley Without ideas what is there? We'd have a fraction of this world we experience. No buildings. No Transport. No products. No services. No...

MY PERSONAL STORY

My personal story by Martyn Sibley It was June 1999. There were wires and tubes coming out of my body everywhere. I was hallucinating. I...

NAVAL HISTORY STILL INSPIRES

Penny Melville-Brown James Holman was a truly remarkable man: he was just a young Royal Naval Lieutenant aged 22 when he lost his sight. Undaunted,...

HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD – BY GIVING BACK

By Martyn Sibley Giving Back. We do this beautiful thing innately. It's in our DNA. Just think about that warm fluffy feeling you get from...

TRULY OUT OF MY COMFORT ZONES

 Following Penny Melville-Brown OBE on her blind cooking experiences  as she     travels around the world .. this week she truly is out of...

MY BIRTHMARK – MY STORY! A TALE OF FAMILY, FRIENDS AND THE COMMUNITY HELPING...

By Lisa Butler I have a facial port wine stain birthmark - but I hope this and other 'blogs' I will write is a way...

BAKING BLIND IN SAN FRANCISCO

Penny Melville-Brown of Hampshire, UK, captures the essence of her Baking Blind world tour in a five minute 'soundscape' video specially designed for other...

EILEEN GRUBBA – FEISTY, FUN, FABULOUS .. AND DISABILITY TALK CONTRIBUTOR

Eileen Grubba is a Hollywood Actress and regular contributor to Disability Talk. She visited us last year when we met with Professor Stephen Hawking. She was...

2018 – DESPERATELY SEEKING SELF ACCEPTANCE

By Mandie Elizabeth Leek 2018 is here and as usual there is the the tradition of making new Years resolutions then desperately trying to keep...

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