Copyright (c) 123RF Stock Photos Everywhere you turn these days it seems there's a new petition, new hashtag, new cause. I'm not quite sure what this says about us, that we're basically begging for people to listen to us, to change their behaviour, to recognise that we're there. Perhaps it's related … [Read more...] about Badgers, banknotes and benefits.
I would be able to move hearts and souls with my words. I would pen works of grandeur, stories to twist the imagination and stretch the mind, poems to bring people to the brink of tears, caress their cares away with laughter, banish boredom with excitement. But I'm just a blogger, and a witterer on … [Read more...] about If I were a writer
As you've probably noticed, I've been blogging and tweeting a lot about the spartacus report and wrb (Welfare Reform Bill). I'd like to come at the whole disability awareness and benefit change thing from a different angle though, and I'd like to hold a blog carnival. I want to host a carnival of … [Read more...] about Carnival of differences – a request for posts.
I've been arguing with the HMRC website this afternoon. It's coming up to the deadline for SA returns, and even though I'm fairly sure I don't owe anything, I have to submit on time or I get a £100 fine. All of this led me to have a bit of a rant on twitter. But my rant was about the bureaucracy and … [Read more...] about Tax, benefits, morality and #spartacusreport