Reading, Writing, Photography

Shireen Jeejeebhoy is an artist, author, and blogger. She obtained a B.Sc. in psychology from the University of Toronto, launched into writing and coding, and slammed and somersaulted into the unknown life of brain injury.


My blog on brain injury, writing, books, research, news.

My PSYCHOLOGY TODAY articles on brain injury and spirituality.

Mind Explorer Newsletter on Substack.

ART FIT TO WEAR: My wearable art store.

My political blog.

Support brain injury advocacy and writings for as little as $1/month!

Lifeliner cover in sepia tones. Judy Taylor as a young woman in front of a tudor house petting a daschound.
She title in lime green on either side of CN Tower rising above cityscape. in silhouette. Purple clouds in background.
Title in mustard yellow against deep red background with the top of a well-used candle, flame lit, at the bottom centre. Title at the top left justified with Shireen Jeejeebhoy right underneath it.
Time and Space in black type against close up of the sun with a green deciduous tree in front and a spherical field of wheat in foreground.
Front Cover Concussion Is Brain Injury: Treating the Neurons and Me with title in blue across a faded ice scape over a frozen blue and white wave with footprints in the snow going from bottom right around the hill of the wave
Cover of Brain Injury Trauma and Grief: How to Heal When You Are Alone. Text on white background.

Concussion Is Brain Injury

Restoring your life after brain injury

  • Why I’m Grateful for My Devices
    on July 16, 2024

    Personal Perspective: Two psychologists gifted me control over my at-home treatment, releasing me from dependence on appointments, approval, and prescription renewals.

  • Why Did Brain Injury Happen to Me?
    on June 26, 2024

    Personal Perspective: “Why did this happen?” These words rumble through the bewildering, shocking aftermath of a catastrophic brain injury.

  • Can You Regain Lost Talents After Brain Injury?
    on May 27, 2024

    Personal Perspective: How can you play emotions you can’t feel? How can you read music with broken neurons?

  • Moments of Joy and Hope Fuel Perseverance
    on April 23, 2024

    Personal Perspective: Brain injury turning life into a daily endurance marathon can wear us out. One way to persevere is to notice moments of joy.

  • How Does Brain Injury Damage Self-Love?
    on March 18, 2024

    Personal Perspective: We’re born knowing we exist and deserve to. And while experiences can damage self-love, nothing takes away the relationship with ourself like brain injury.

Mind Explorer
  • Letters to the Churches: Conquering and Failing
    on July 6, 2024

    Summarizing Revelation 2 and 3’s promises made to the seven churches to get a global view of what will happen when people conquer challenges or fail to bear patient witness to Jesus.

  • Revelation: Chapter 4, Verses 6b to 11
    on June 29, 2024

    Who or what are the elders, and what do 24 of them represent? I’m skeptical of N.T. Wright’s assumptive patriarchal interpretation. And I theorize on 24 in light of the 7 lampstands.

  • Revelation: Chapter 4, Verses 1 to 6A
    on June 17, 2024

    What do pets have to do with the initial vision of God on a thundering throne surrounded by elders and facing a sea of glass? Do animals really not understand “because” like humans do??

Reintroducing Compositionally Shireen with MailPoet

Wanting to make designing newsletters easier and much more attractive, I'm trying out MailPoet and b…

Screenshot of brain injury website showing the home page with education diagnosis and treatment tiles visible
Brain Injury Website Soft Launch!

Good news! My brain injury website soft launch is here!! My pandemic project, an idea brewing in my …

Gamma 38 to 42Hz Audiovisual Entrainment for Brain Injury, Single Subject Study

Introduction In 2012, following my inclusion in and subsequent exit from a drug trial that increases…

Updating My Writing Steps

Updating my writing steps: Getting back into fiction writing means reminding myself how I got from i…

My bluesky profile.
Leaving Twitter and Facebook

I’ve been putting off this moment — leaving Twitter and Facebook — but it’s time to say bye to Twi…

Westminster UK Parliament, showing the tower against clouds with sun throwing the tower and Parliament into shadow.
The UK Vote and Dual Citizenship: Do I Vote?

This year, for the first time, overseas British citizens can vote in the UK election, which means I,…

rewrite edit text on a typewriter
The Writing Workshop Life

Not sure why but this year, I’ve impulsed my way into writing workshops, events, and this week a ser…