Brain Injury Bloggers United? A friend asked me this a while ago and it’s a great question. We had a good discussion about it and I’d like to share my thoughts with you. I went into Alphabet Brains with only these goals: help people and raise awareness on brain injury. So when I was asked… Continue reading Are other Brain Injury Bloggers/Websites your competitors or is it a community?
This is an old post about My Beautiful Broken Brain (Netflix: Lotje Sodderland journeys into her own brain to recover and rehabilitate after a hemorrhagic stroke leaves her unable to communicate) from my personal Tumblr account, but after having a realisation on how far I’ve come since starting Alphabet Brains I want to share it on here.… Continue reading Our Beautiful Broken Brains: My Beautiful Broken Brain Review
“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”
An important question asked on the Reddit forum ELI5 (Explain like I’m 5) answered for everyone who has had a brain or head injury, an interesting thing to learn about and the kind of thing you wouldn’t think about but are glad to come across: ELI5: Why is it that when you hit (I.e bang… Continue reading Distracting Your Brain From The Sensation of Pain
The fear of falling after brain injury… I’ve hit my head a couple of times since my brain injury: On a television attached to the wall after bending over to pick something up, underneath the stairs and I’m sure a few other times that I can’t remember. Nothing as bad as what happened last week.… Continue reading The Fear of Falling
A little drawing I did of Apple’s brain injury emoji. I thought it would be perfect for our community! ? I’ve been asking on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter what everyone thinks of it: • Do you use it regularly? • Does it offend you? • Is it just another emoji that gets lost with all the others?… Continue reading Apple’s Brain Injury Emoji: An Illustration