A fortnight ago I had the pleasure and honour of doing a presentation on Working With Clients With Disabilities at a friend's workplace for their team day. When I was approached I was very hesitant in fact I gave so many excuses as to why I could not do it and instead recommended other people… Continue reading Working With People With Disabilities.
https://twitter.com/advocatemahere/status/849674949962985472 Dear Advocate Mahere, Last week Thursday I was tagged in your one of your Facebook posts and whilst I understood what you were saying I was however offended by it. I initially brushed it off but after reading the many comments people cheering you on calling you a savage and a legend, I was… Continue reading Advocate Fadzayi Mahere Your Wheelchair Joke Was Offensive.
HAPPY INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES to all my fellow people with disabilities. This is our day to celebrate and honour each other and of course celebrate ourselves. Last night I participated in a Twitter chat/ discussion hosted by AbleChildAfrica which gave me an idea for this blog post. I will share The theme… Continue reading International Day of Persons With Disabilities.
Mama I was on tv talking about my blog. 🙂 On the 27th of August 2016, I met Dorcas Utkovic of Oz African TV at a media workshop hosted by a local organisation in the city of Melbourne. After the workshop Dorcas came up to me and said “I want you on the show on… Continue reading My First TV Interview.
The Zimbabwe International Women's Awards took place on the 29th of October in Leicester, England in which I was nominated for the Blogger of the Year award. Whilst I did not get the award, I feel so honoured to have been nominated for such a prestigious award. This is the first official recognition I have… Continue reading Award Winning Blogger.
Dear disability activists I have learnt there is no one size fits all and your approach matters. Disability activists are some of the most passionate people I know especially the ones that have disabilities themselves. We are passionate about disability rights because we have lived experience. Our experience of ablesim dictates that we are unapologetically… Continue reading Dear Disability Activist.
One of the craziest things happened on the night of Thursday the 9th of September. I was a guest on a BBC radio programme!!!!! It was around 1143pm, here I was just minding my own business chatting to one of my friends on Skype then next thing someone from the BBC tweets me saying that… Continue reading When I Was A Guest On A BBC Radio Programme.