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Penny Pepper has been a writer and activist within the disability arts movement for 20 years. She has written articles for dao, Arts Disability Culture Magazine, Disability Now and Ouch! She has also written short stories for DAO and is the author of Desires (2003), a controversially unique collection of explicit fiction focusing on disabled people, relationships and sex.

Exciting times, exhausting times

14 December 2015


Times, they are exciting! Despite a broken shoulder and the gloom of winter zapping my stamina. I told you in my previous blog that I'd signed a contract with the publishers Unbound, who crowdfund the first edition of their books. There have been slow times and then flurries of activity.  First of all, a big THANK YOU to those of you who've joined the journey and pledged for my  memoir First in the World Somewhere. I'm pleased to say that today it’s hit 32% of...

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