The Alien Stare

I have been hesitant to write this post. This morning I ran it across my good friend and he was shocked to hear what I’m about to tell you. Two weeks ago coming back from the doctors, Mum left me in the car, while she went into the chemist. My communication device needed to be…… Continue reading The Alien Stare

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Medical Cannabis

When you depend on strong nerve and muscle relaxant medications to continue to live as comfortable as you can be, you constantly ask yourself “how did I become like this?” Up until I was about 26, after four years of excruciating pain from an incident which caused nerve damage, soft tissue damage and a lower…… Continue reading Medical Cannabis

Spontaneity And Pain

‌I gotta admit, this year hasn’t played out how I invisioned it. Sure, I’m still recovering from major surgery in August last year, and I’m still healing (probably for another six months, but in my head I knew that would be a twelve months recovery period.) However, this isn’t slowing me down… It’s my chronic…… Continue reading Spontaneity And Pain

They Joys Of Shopping

I LOVE to shop! Many women and men do! There’s nothing better than browsing with a friend and/or window shopping. In January I met a friend at Chaddy (aka Chadstone which “claims to be the biggest in the Southern Hemisphere”)  when we saw a movie. Afterwards strolling through Chaddy I drooled looking at the dresses…… Continue reading They Joys Of Shopping

An Occupational Therapist’s Unique Story

I met Sarah Solomon through a recent session to set up Eric Toddler (a Microsoft Surface Pro 4 connected to my Intelligaze Eyegaze camera (with Grid3, which I don’t love at the moment). Anyway, Sarah and I get along very well and have been chatting on Facebook about things. Yesterday Sarah shared with me a…… Continue reading An Occupational Therapist’s Unique Story

Eric and I

Eric and I first met each other in February 2010! Using my eyes to type was something I had actually envisioned about for many years, even before “eyegaze systems” were invented. So when I trialled an Intelligaze from Alea Technologies supplied by Zyteq suddenly my whole life changed! Soon after buying Eric through fundraising, I…… Continue reading Eric and I

Just Because….

Just because I have a severe disability Doesn’t mean you have to speak loudly and slowly, I comprehend everything you say. Just because I have a severe disability Doesn’t mean I’m unable to communicate with you, Simply look at my computer screen; you’ll see what I’m saying. Just because I have a severe disability Doesn’t…… Continue reading Just Because….