NAME: Lynne Morris
WHERE ARE YOU: Anglesey, North Wales
COMMUNICATION METHOD: spoken
YEAR OF USHER SYNDROME DIAGNOSIS: 2004
USHER TYPE: 2
FAMILY/CHILDREN: Husband and 3 children
HOBBIES: Reading, music, photography.
NAME THREE WORDS TO DESCRIBE YOU: Thoughtful, kind and caring.
WHAT ARE YOU SURPRISINGLY GOOD AT: Putting myself down!
WHO IS SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE AND WHY? Joanne White because of her confidence, her drive to help others with usher and her sheer determination is beautiful to see. She shines bright.
WHAT ARE YOU HAPPIEST DOING? Helping others feel better.
WHAT WOULD BE YOUR PERSONAL MOTTO: Love, laugh and be kind.
TELL US A LITTLE ABOUT THE IMAGE/PHOTO YOU ATTACH: The photo I am attaching is from a spontaneous photo shoot I attended with a friend for moral support at a time I was feeling vulnerable and suffering low self-esteem. It really pushed me out of my comfort zone.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SHARE ANY PARTICULAR USHER STORY YOU CAN DO SO HERE:
Lynne has written a blog series titled ‘Changes’ in which she describes the day it all changed when she received her Usher syndrome diagnosis. You can read her blog posts here… ‘Changes (part one)‘.