Monthly Archives: October 2011

School Appearances

            Some writers suggest that authors write, not to impart truth, but to discover truth.  In the first few books I published I didn’t quite understand this notion.  But as I wrote the memoir, Taking Hold: My Journey into Blindness, … Continue reading

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Differently-abled and proud of it

            After I lost my sight, as I’ve mentioned before, I faced many challenges: learning cane skills to avoid sixteen-wheelers, mastering Braille, shifting careers, and completing daily tasks, like getting liner on my eyelids, not my nose.  I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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High School Reunions

            High school has the misfortune of occurring during adolescence, but high school reunions come much later in our lives.  That might be one reason I had so much fun at my reunion this past weekend.             “I’m not a … Continue reading

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