16 weeks of the start-up accelerator and I feel like a failure.

Watching what others have achieved and comparing myself to them. A bad habit but one that is hard to get rid of. I’m not sure I ever will.

I think “what if my co-founder had had a non-disabled person as his side-kick? How much could he have done if he was with someone who didn’t get taken out for 6 weeks and nearly hospitalised because of a chest infection?”

I constantly feel like I’m letting everyone down. I know those who are helping us are probably frustrated too. The times when my co-founder was away for his real job and I was too tired to walk meant I missed meetings and there was nothing I could do. …

I didn’t set out on this journey to become a founder.

I had just completed my Master of Applied Linguistics and knew that disability advocacy was my future. …

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