Sunday September 22nd 2019
Hey guys, hope your all having a great day. It’s Sunday which means new blog post. Yayyy. Today is a different type of blog because it is my first “interview style” blog. For a while I have been thinking of doing this type of post as I want to share people stories and achievements. I’ve been really excited to post this…it’s with Poppy ! Poppy has a Instagram and a YouTube channel called Poppy Mayy . She is a wheelchair user but doesn’t let anything stop her so I asked her around 6 questions and here they are!
Hiya there my name is Poppy and I absolutely love photography 😊.
If your okay with it ,can you explain the story of your disability?
In 2018 I ended up becoming paralysed from the waist down and no sensation in my elbows down to my fingertips due to a condition called Functional Neurological Disorder.
Do people treat you differently in a wheelchair ?
Since becoming a wheelchair user I have found that people treat me extra kindly and some believe that I need help for everything which is not the case.
How did you deal with the transition of having to use a wheelchair ? – what support did you get ?
I never really got used to a wheelchair until 6 months later when I started posting photos of me and wheelchair on Instagram.
Why did you start your Instagram?
I started Instagram 2 years ago and I was just posting my photography then October last year I accepted my difference and started posting loads more photos of me.
Why did you start your YouTube ?
I started YouTube because I love to create videos and film vlogs to entertain people and document my life in videos.
Hope you enjoyed that blog! I am hoping to do more of this style. Thank you Poppy.
From Emma xo
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