• the cripest loser,  Uncategorized

    Day by Day

    The situation with my weight is a subject I need to blog about in more detail. There’s been a lot going on there both good and bad. And it’s been one of the major reasons I’ve been struggling with my depression lately. But because I’m trying hard to remember the big picture here’s a few things I want to remember. Good things to look back on when it all gets too much and I think I can’t do it any more. I’ve been consistently gaining weight for about a year. For the past seven weeks I’ve maintained it. I’ve been exercising a lot more lately. I’ve been using my fitness…

  • courage,  disability,  falls,  OT,  the cripest loser,  Uncategorized

    >Reaching Crisis Point #disability

    > NOTE: I’m ok but I wanted to write about this because I thought it was important. I kept talking myself out of doing so which is why its taken me two weeks to get round to it. I found it pretty hard to write and it’s quite long and I think raw. Two weeks ago (give or take) I stuck some jacket potatoes on to cook. I went off and did a few bits including putting some washing in the dryer. I’d been in my powerchair for most of the day and after doing that (my powerchair lives in front of the dryer) I went to transfer back into…