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The Last Thing I'll Ever See

I read an article recently about an ex-military blind guy trying out for the Paralympics. The article itself is the usual inspirational irrelevant b.s, but one comment stood out – the article mentioned the last thing the guy ever saw. 365 more words

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A Picnic on the Edge of a Continent

Drive, then walk up into the Brindabellas, and as the sun slips out of the sky, look nor’west, out into a continent.

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Hello, World!

Welcome to Go Blind Go, the page for the show “Going Blind, Going Places.” Here we will share with you the experiences of Raymond Dinnan, II, who has been hard of hearing since birth, and has been going blind for the past several years. 122 more words

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Spring Break #1 aka tenessee!

I cannot believe we are finished with our first *official* Spring Break.  wasn’t i just walking her in for the first time like 2 weeks ago?? 876 more words

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Great Hikes: Craggy Gardens, Asheville, NC

It has been almost a year since my visit to the Asheville area.  It was a Spring weekend girls’ trip, complete with the typical tourist stops including a tour of the Biltmore and estate gardens {plus the obligatory wine tasting}, a downtown walking tour, eating our weight in Tupelo Honey Cafe biscuits, and taking in all of amazing artwork and music on the streets.   330 more words

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A tour through the Sri Lankan Civil War (GP Blogpost #3)

For more than 25 years Sri Lanka faced a very violent civil war. Just as in many disputes in the world, ethnic differences are commonly a detonator of such conflicts. 491 more words

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Sri Lanka is not India (GP Blogpost #2 )

I never imagined that writing about another country would be this hard, especially on the topic I am about to address. When I was asked to write about a misrepresentation people have about Sri Lanka I completely panicked. 552 more words

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