At the end of the year, I usually like to sum up the year with my thoughts about what has happened in the past 12 months, the lessons I've learned and what I've gained from it. This year, I thought I'd do something different and look back on the decade instead, seeing as we'll be … Continue reading The decade that was…
It's that time of the year again, the time where I sit down and reflect on the year and what I've learnt from it. Pop the kettle on and pull up a seat, it's been a busy year. Where to start...? January I woke up one day and decided to get a tattoo. What did … Continue reading Growth.
2017. What a year. I decided I would use my blog to summarise up my year, and when I logged in, I saw that the last posting I made was actually a year ago today. I read the post and I rolled my eyes. Every year, I am always doing this and that... I think … Continue reading Change.
2016. Wow. What a year. I was going to do the usual summary of the year and put it up on Facebook, but its been an action-packed year and I didn't know how to fit them all in, especially with photos, so I thought I'd put it here instead. Saw in the New Year in Sydney … Continue reading Stop. Breathe. Learn.
Today, Nyle DiMarco won Dancing with the Stars with his dancing partner, Peta Murgatroyd. People not only from America, but from all over the world cheered for him. Why? Because Nyle DiMarco is deaf. A deaf person, in a dancing contest? But…. that’s silly. That’s like… a blind person trying to be an artist? 10 … Continue reading Equity.
So... Glastonbury. That was a mad one. 224,000 people congregated from all over the world to be at Worthy Farm. it was a plethora of astounding, breathtaking and thought provoking acts and a myriad of entertainment for our delectation and delight. Admittedly, it involved a fair bit of travel, and a three hours queue to get … Continue reading Who are you?
In the last two years, I've gone through so much. i made the decision to go backpacking around Australia for a year. At the time of making the decision, I didn't exactly know why I made that decision. When I left, I realised why. Here's an excerpt from my travel blog. "I had realised that I … Continue reading “One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche.
Reading my old travelling blog made me realise how much I missed travelling, (http://www.travelpod.com/members/abigailgorman) so I decided I'd set up a little blog, see what I came up with and if it was actually worth continuing? So, here goes... Mm.. well, this is awkward. I'm not quite sure what I should write about? 'What should … Continue reading Ramblings of a very random person.
Melbourne, Australia I was eager to make my way over to Melbourne, but I bided my time. The reason for this? The World Federation of Deaf convention would be taking place on the weekend of the 18th. For those who have never heard of it, let me explain. The World Federation of Deaf is a … Continue reading You can stand under my umbrella..