Inspiration

Toxic Positivity Can Fuck Off

Toxic Positivity Can Fuck Off

Toxic Positivity. Until a few months ago I didn't actually realise what it was.  By that I mean I was experiencing it, but had no idea that it had ...
My Inspiration Part 1: Do We Really Understand?

My Inspiration Part 1: Do We Really Understand?

I have a rather kick arse friend.  

When I tell people that she has Cerebral Palsy (CP), they often give me kind reassuring looks, obviously thinking what a nice person I am to be friends with someone who has CP because a) they have assumed that Jemma has a learning disability and b) obviously if you're friends with someone who has a disability then you deserve a kindly head dip for your services to the disabled.  

Self Care is Not Selfish...

Self Care is Not Selfish...

There is no weakness in breaking.  In feeling what we feel.  The strength comes in sharing what makes us break with others and allowing them to help us find our strength to carry on.

How to do it all...

Over time I have lost count of how many times I have had someone say to me "I don't know how you do it all".   Until now, I have always just thoug...

What is success? And how can it be achieved?

And how that can be achieved. L​​   It's coming up to the point where I can celebrate my first 'birthday' as an artist and self emplo...