Sensory overload 

I’ve written a blog on here about Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)  but I wanted to write a post about something linked to SPD but which causes a worsening of symptoms and pain, that is sensory overload. So to me the world is louder, brighter, smellier than it is for most people. I can’t eat certain … More Sensory overload 

Tourette’s is…

If you think Tourette’s is solely about swearing or is funny then read the below. Everything within this kind of poem thing is things I do and/or have experienced as part of my Tourette’s.   Tourette’s is… Tourette’s is bruises, cuts, scrapes. Concussion, Broken bones Blood running over my skin   Tourette’s is Twisted ankles, pulled … More Tourette’s is…

N is for noise-turn the worlds volume down #atozchallenge 

[image description: brown background with a stamp of the A to Z challenge in the background. Writing on the top reads “A to Z participant (2017) then there is a large capital letter ‘N’ in the middle. Below the ‘N’ it reads “blogging from A to Z” below that it reads “http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/ end of image … More N is for noise-turn the worlds volume down #atozchallenge 

Why the world hurts and there’s nothing to stop it 

Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) means that I am either hypersensitive (over sensitive) or hyposensitive (under sensitive) to the different senses, it is a condition in its own right, but is also very common in autistic people, people with ADHD, Tourette’s, and are otherwise neurodivergent. Over the next few months I am going to do individual … More Why the world hurts and there’s nothing to stop it