“It all makes sense now” I say aloud to myself while reading about organ donation on page 75 of Carla Valentine’s book Past Mortems: Life and Death Behind Mortuary Doors. ‘The rationale was simple: come Judgment Day, when the dead were to be raised from the Earth to stand (according to the Bible), there was no… Continue reading Organ Donation: Opinions and religious views on being an organ donor
*Sigh* What a week… It feels like it’s been me VS the world. I say feel because in reality it probably hasn’t and I’m just overthinking everything. I think I’ve been playing the ‘victim’ card and just letting myself get upset, which let’s be honest… I’m allowed to do once in a while, right? I… Continue reading Me VS the world…
Brain Injury Awareness Month is now over, let’s take this time to reflect and look back over the things Alphabet Brains has done to raise brain injury awareness. – Let’s start with videos. I’ve started to Vlog on YouTube! The first video is about The Brain Tumour Charity as March 3rd was #WearItOut, a day… Continue reading Looking back over March: Brain Injury Awareness Month 2017
#MarchMeetTheMaker is a daily Instagram challenge done every March. I posted a daily photo to Instagram, Facebook and Twitter relating to the prompt of that day and tagged it with #MarchMeetTheMaker. I really enjoyed this challenge, it was a nice way for everyone to find out more about me and Alphabet Brains. I spoke about what inspires me,… Continue reading #MarchMeetTheMaker 2017
Thought it would be good to look back on the top 5 posts of 2016. Some great discussions came from these, as well as amazing advice from other brain injury survivors. 1 – A Different Brain – Louis Theroux Documentary Review I had some great feedback on this one, it was nice to know that I… Continue reading Top 5 Blog Posts in 2016: Louis Theroux, Hidden Disability, My Beautiful Broken Brain, Recovery and Pregnancy Fear
The Happy Newspaper’s Everyday Heroes: ‘Thank you ALL for making the world a little bit happier’ What is The Happy Newspaper I hear you ask? The Happy Newspaper celebrates all that’s good in the world; a platform to share positive news and wonderful people. Read more about it here. it is ran by one lovely lady,… Continue reading Alphabet Brains is an Everyday Hero in The Happy Newspaper!
Alphabet Brains has teamed up with Katie Abey Design for this super cute Brain Cosy giveaway! Just head on over to facebook to enter ?? facebook.com/alphabetbrains Good luck everyone! ????❄️???
“Yes it fucking is!” is what I wanted to say, I was so angry and upset! But I didn’t and am regretting it so much now. I’ve over reacted before when it comes to my brain injury. It was the first New Years Eve after my accident and I was at a party playing Cards… Continue reading Overhearing “Brain Injury isn’t really a disability”