I have been paralysed from the neck downwards since I was born in 1971 and spent my life wheelchair bound. However, in spite of this I have been lucky enough to travel the world, develop a successful career and establish a supportive group of family and friends.
‘One day’, I thought as I lay completely paralysed, ‘I would like to write a book that will help somebody else to get through a shit time’. When I was diagnosed with cancer and my boyfriend dumped me, I realised that day had come.
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