Writing and Media

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Check out my articles, blogs, and interviews here!

Current Campaign – Just Ask Don’t Grab

Visit the campaign page to see my interviews, articles and videos about the #JustAskDontGrab campaign.

#ThingsDisabledPeopleKnow

An article including my tweets and reflections on the Things Disabled People Know hashtag in January 2019.

https://www.indy100.com/article/disabled-people-twitter-experiences-thingsdisabledpeopleknow-viral-8736011

Visually Impaired people using phones

In January 2019 a cruel meme mocking a visually impaired woman using her phone went viral. Here are my reflections.

An article for the BBC alongside two other visually impaired women who love their phones

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-47031509

An online blog for i news on misconceptions around visual impairment

https://inews.co.uk/opinion/comment/visually-impaired-normal-lives-prejudice-mobile-phone/

Tactile paving

The original thread 

https://www.indy100.com/article/visually-impaired-bumps-road-crossings-blind-safety-disability-8410071

BBC News article and video 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-44861568

Blind Abilities Podcast

A series of podcast interviews with the Blind Abilities Podcast. Check out episode one which focuses on the Just Ask Don’t Grab Campaign. Listen on your usual podcast app or follow this link.