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Hi, my name is Artynixx!

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Artynixx
Artynixx Community member Posts: 1 Listener
edited May 2022 in Start here and say hello!

I am severely disabled by Cerebral Palsy but this doesn’t stop my drive to live life to the maximum. 

I had been writing my autobiography for a long time but never had a long period of time to dedicate to this project.

When the pandemic lock downs hit in 2020, I decided to put this time to good use and get the first part of my autobiography written.

 

I use the same communication program as Professor Stephen Hawking used to.. The only part of me that works really well are my feet.. Basically it takes me a long time to write anything,

 

I am pleased to say, my autobiography, Independence is a state of mind, was published August 2021!! 

I hope the book helps people see that non-verbal, disabled people are able to achieve their aspirations given the right help and encouragement.

 

The UK Amazon link is 

https://smile.amazon.co.uk/s?k=independence+is+a+state+of+mind+nicolette+conway&_encoding=UTF8&ref=nb_sb_noss

 

The American Amazon link is

https://www.amazon.com/Independence-State-Nicolette-Jacqueline-Conway-ebook/dp/B09C2T8PKJ/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&qid=1628882947&refinements=p_27%3ANicolette&s=books&sr=1-2


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  • Ross_Alumni
    Ross_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,652 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @Artynixx

    Welcome to the community, and thank you for sharing your book, it's great that you were finally able to get the project finished. I guess one of the plus points of the pandemic was that it gave many people a chance to probe away at their backlog of tasks. 

     

    I hope to see you getting involved more around the community. This is a very supportive and welcoming site to be a part of so I’m hopeful that you’ll find it to be a positive outlet. Feel free to have a look around and get involved wherever you’d like 😊 A few notable pages I’d recommend visiting would be:

    • The virtual coffee lounge which is one of our categories, in which we play games and talk about general subjects such as hobbies and interests
    • The recent discussions page, which shows an overview of everything happening across the community
    • The categories page, which shows a full list of discussion groups on the community

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