Level-Up – Series Category

Level-Up: Part 32

I’ve never had to wait until Tuesday to write a Level-Up before. But then, I’ve not quite needed such an intensive recovery period before either. Certainly not for many months, anyway. Ideally I’d leave this post until tomorrow when my eyes are functioning a little better, but I don’t want to wait any longer. So […]

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Level-Up: Part 31

Every Sunday I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here. On Friday I stepped out from a shop doorway and heard someone talking behind me. It was such a nondescript, […]

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Level-Up: Part 30

I sometimes think it’s an advantage that my disability is invisible. It gives me the option of blending in and pretending I’m fine, even when I’m anything but. Pretence wears you down if you employ it too often, but sometimes being able to paint myself better for a few hours feels good. With my condition […]

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Level-Up: Part 29

Every Sunday I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here. In my video last week I said that it seemed strange to want a very ordinary life. Given some of […]

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Level-Up: Part 28 (Video)

Every Sunday I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here. This week’s Level-Up is in video form, so I’ll let my face do the talking. As always with these rambling […]

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Level-Up: Part 27

Every Sunday (I know it’s Monday) I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here. If this post had a subtitle it would be… Wrestling Ruins Lives. Last Sunday was Wrestlemania […]

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Level-Up: Part 26

Every Sunday I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here. After last week’s major dip in both physical and emotional strength, it was good to feel like I was making […]

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Level-Up: Part 25

Every Sunday I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here I don’t want to write this blog post. I’d like to skip it, but I haven’t bypassed a single week […]

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Level-Up: Part 24

Every Sunday I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here. Last Sunday I set myself a challenge. I planned on walking to the shops and back every day from Monday […]

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Level-Up: Part 23

Every Sunday I record my health achievements and discoveries for the week here. To find out why I decided to start doing this, you can read an explanation in the first post of the series here. This week brought physical activity back to the front of my mind. On Tuesday I built a flat pack bookcase […]

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