Life Stories and Experiences

The stories on this page offer an insight into what it is like to live with microtia or to have a loved one who happened to be born with microtia. Microtia UK would like to thank everyone who has taken the time to share their story with us.

If you would like to share your own life story, please contact us at

Personal Blogs

Our selection of blogs offer a unique platform to view individuals thoughts, feelings and experiences at various stages of their microita journey.

If you have a blog you would like us to share or if you would like to start one, please email us at

*The views and opinions expressed in these blogs are that of the author and not necessarily shared by Microtia UK or organisations mentioned*






Bethan shares her blog from over the years about her life living with microtia.

Read Bethan’s blog here.



Rudy shares his experiences of having a child with microtia. He hopes the blogs will help others on their journey and encourage people to discuss their experiences.

Read Rudy’s blog here:

How Time Flies

The Impossible Child