Welcome to Ability! All too often, especially for people with a disability, the focus is on what can't be done. It's hugely frustrating. We already live with our incapacity every hour of every day; the last thing I need is another voice defining me by my limitations. That's why (with some help from my great friends, Chris, Nicole and my wife Cath) we've started this blog. is the excerpt for your very first post.
Nicholas Stuart is an author (Kevin Rudd, an unauthorised political biography; What Goes Up, behind the 2007 election; Kevin Rudd, 2007 - 2011) and columnist with the Canberra Times. He was the ABC's Indochina Correspondent when he suffered a significant head injury in a car crash in Bangkok.