Space – be it personal space, the figurative concept, or literal outer space where the stars and planets live – is not something we should take for granted.
I think I’m good at hiding my mental health difficulties, but I know there are times that they crawl out and completely overwhelm me.
I strut around my world forgetting how I appear to others when I walk. Then I’ll catch a glimpse of my reflection and be reminded of the iconic ‘Anna waddle’. But I tend to just shrug it off and carry on.
Feeding the need to been seen is something many people do. I do it! Facebook and Instagram are the perfect virtual avenues for us to ‘be seen’.
I live in a society where having a significant or obvious physicuniqueworkal, sensory or intellectual disability and paid employment is something that is often seen as admirable or brave. However, for me, it is just what I do.
Every second month Anna shares her musings, personal insights, and observations of our diverse lives. We all have our own individual beliefs, which often vary and can be hugely diverse. Personally, I believe in angels. I note that the dictionary describes angels as ‘one of a class of spiritual beings; a celestial attendant of God.’
Every second month Anna shares her musings, personal insights, and observations of our diverse lives. Here at DPSN February is Pride month and I am exploring self-pride. In particular positive thinking. We can often be our harshest critic and the critical thoughts can flow so readily. For example, “I’m not good enough” or “I’m ugly”…