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All Great Thing Come to an End Eventually

I remember the distinct feeling I had when I found out the news. It was as if my body dropped into a puddle on the floor. 331 more words

Writing

Asking More Questions #poj14

I have sorted out an interview time with Miss Mono and Adrienne! So I guess it’s important that I get the rest of my questions ready! 157 more words

Journalism

Asking Questions #poj14

So like every good reporter before an interview, you need to prepare your questions. Here are mine for Miss Mono that I’ve sussed out. I’ll be posting my questions for Elaine (the old lady who helped Adrienne in her speech) and Adrienne very soon! 113 more words

Journalism

Now hear this!

Story by Allen Cumbia. Photo by Janet Chase.

On September 7, 2014, when members of Richmond’s First Baptist Church met for worship, they stepped into a familiar, yet in many respects new, Sanctuary. 313 more words

Features

Being Deaf in a Hearing World Part 1

I took a poll from my readers a few weeks ago asking what they would like to see in my blog post.  You my faithful readers have responded and for that, I thank you.   918 more words

Suck It Up, Sissy

I was thinking the other day that a common problem in my world is that, based on limited knowledge or essentially immaterial personal experience, people think that certain things are easier than I claim, or that I’m exaggerating and they’re less serious than they actually are. 1,522 more words

Experiences

Where do you want to go for dinner?

My Mom asked me where I wanted to go to dinner for my birthday. My number one requirement is the noise level. Since I’m hearing impaired it’s important for me to be able to hear whomever joins me for dinner… 1,021 more words