Dyslexia awareness

Here’s an interesting insight into living with profound dyslexia: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-50206103

As a fully signed-up member of the so-called ‘grammar police’, I think it’s incredibly important to be mindful of where your expertise is required; and, more importantly, where it isn’t required.

We all have different specialisms, strengths, blind spots and weaknesses, and belittling people for their weaknesses is no way to help the greater good.

If I make a spelling error, though, I fully expect to be castigated for it; it’s my livelihood, after all!

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