So, you want to become a Blogger? Being a blogger isn’t all al fresco lunches on the river, and sipping champagne whilst eating fancy food from the WA region whilst basking in the glory of your latest blog post accumulating a record number of views via the stats tool on your website. To get to… Continue reading SO, YOU WANT TO BECOME A BLOGGER?
AUTISTIC NICK, THURSDAY’S AND THE SHUT DOWN Thursdays and I are currently not friends. Once a day of the week that I thought was my friend, a day of the week that I was reliant on to be there for me has let me down. You know in a movie where they slow down a… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK, THURSDAY’S AND THE SHUT DOWN
AUTISTIC NICK AND HOW BEST TO COMMUNICATE WITH HIM A TOP TEN LIST Communicating as an Autistic person is an exhausting process, it is more hard work for people with Autism. We’ve got to remember such a lot of things and pick up on social cues and it’s a tiring part of our daily life.… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK AND HOW BEST TO COMMUNICATE WITH HIM A TOP TEN LIST
LIZZO, BEYONCE AND ABLEISM AN OPINION PIECE This week two musicians learnt that words hurt. Essentially ableist slurs to be more precise. The word in question “spaz” isn’t an ableist slur in the US, but in other countries it is. Now let’s compare the two singer songwriter’s responses in question. First up we have Lizzo,… Continue reading LIZZO, BEYONCE AND ABLEISM
AUTISTIC NICK’S WEEK I came out onto Ramsay Street and gave a heartfelt impassioned speech about neighbours and the impending rise of the cost of living whilst rallying against the economic forces at work and how I plan to march against a price hike for potatoes in August along the Blue Mountains in Sydney. Oh,… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK’S WEEK