What it Feels like to be a Silent Rebel

I decided to not wear my hearing aids today, tomorrow and the day after. Why? My house-minding companions are furry or feathered. Cluck, neigh and woof is a language I don’t understand. I’m not required to answer my host’s phone as it goes straight to message bank....

Why my Disability Makes me a Better Leader

Can you name one leader — a CEO, CFO, MP or anyone you view as a leader – who’s blind, deaf, a paraplegic, an amputee or has Down’s Syndrome? Most Australians would be hard-pressed to name a friend of a friend or a celebrity, let alone a ‘leader’, with this criterion....