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The Return of The Pesky OU Student

The Return of The Pesky OU Student

Return of The Pesky OU Student The Return of the Pesky OU Student Wilma! She passed DD102, an introduction to social science! How I am not quite sure as I thought her brain would explode at one point. Yes, the Open University books have arrived! DD105, an introduction to criminology, … More???

Holiday

Holiday

Holiday Okay, this could be me? Also, who remembers going on a holiday? In 2019 when I left my work, I planned a surprise trip for my partner to Krakow in Poland for his birthday in March 2020! In fact, I managed to book the hotel through Skyscanner. However, I … More???

Dyslexia Bytes Part Deux Martin Bloomfield

Dyslexia Bytes Part Deux

A Year On Martin Bloomfield Dyslexia Bytes It has been about a year since being introduced to Martin through LinkedIn. This was during a quiet period for me. I had finished a project helping Dyslexia Scotland. In fact, I was waiting to find out about completing my training for their … More???

The Pesky OU Student

The Pesky OU Student

Student Enrolment I want to introduce you to my friend. She is a bit crazy but in a lovely way. Last year she started a crazy journey. She signed up as a student with the Open University. However, I know she is dyslexic, so this came as a bit of … More???

Diary Of A Dyslexic Blonde

Diary of a Dyslexic Blonde

Diary Updates Needed Diary from Friday to Friday has been packed. Live on LinkedIn happened on Friday morning. I was talking to Darren Clark about dyslexia/dyspraxia. But the time flew by as it does while talking to Darren. So it would have been easy to talk for ages about the … More???

Weird Reality Show

Weird Reality Show

Weird Reality Show? I have been watching too much Red Dwarf over the Christmas period. So am I hallucinating and back in some weird reality show? Now gone from Tier 2 when I could meet and talk to friends, then back to Tier 4 and think off a daring escape … More???

What A Weird Year

What a Weird Year

What Year Is It? Well, my year started off well. Truly, things were looking positive. Also, I had signed to help as a volunteer with FDAMH on mental health. Signed up with fair start Scotland to find a job. Passed my interview and started training to be part of the … More???

Hurdles

Hurdles

1st Hurdle We all have things which challenge us in life. Also, no one said it was going to be easy. As a teenager having nagged my mum for electric blue Adidas running pants, so I looked cool like everyone else at athletics. However, as I watched my friends gracefully … More???

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