Blogging with Parkinson's

A personal perspective on Young Onset Parkinson's


Come Rain or Shine…


Last weekend, I was at the Bloomsbury festival (as a random member of the roving public). As it happened, the sun shone on the Saturday – when we went to the festival – and the rain poured down on the Sunday, when we went to the Natural History Museum and ultimately were dissuaded from revisiting the festival site by the general dampness.

But this post is not about the weather. Although it may get mentioned again (us Brits like to talk about the weather; it’s safer than politics). Continue reading



Boots, Made for Walking

I’ve had a few problems walking lately.

It’s not the characteristic Parkinson’s shuffle; it’s a lopsided hobble. It’s almost definitely down to the dystonia that (literally) screws up the toes on my left foot. Continue reading