My World Became Small

After three weeks in hospital, I realised that my world had become very small. My world had shrunk to the size of my room. And when this happened, it was really hard to gain perspective when things went just a tiny bit wrong. Every day had a routine. The same man came into my room … More My World Became Small

The New Normal

Appointments with my medical team shape each day in rehab. With my physios, both on land and in the pool, our focus is on recovering movement. But my time with the OT (occupational therapist) has a different direction. They prepare me for my ‘new normal’; what my life will now look like with a disability. … More The New Normal