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Have You Heard About NVDA and Computers For the Blind?

I have been surviving on the computer with Zoomtext for the last 12 years. It has been wonderful to have such access. I actually started with “Bigshot”, a precursor to Zoomtext, and it allowed me to continue my job for years. 713 more words

Vision Impairment

The rhythm of mornings on the Ridge

(I am spending two and a half months living on my parents’ place in the mountains in rural Eastern Oregon with my two preschool-age children. Shaye, who is five, insists on going to kindergarten, even during our short stay. 1,390 more words

You've Never Seen a Rainbow?

There were two giggling girls sitting in the row in front of our family while we waited for Jake’s school Christmas concert to start. They were making up silly sayings about animals when I heard Evan answer, “Unicorns aren’t real.” 167 more words



I’m so proud of my 7 year old son, who received his new Brailler today. Courtesy of #VICTA


101 Years of Sad Eyes

So I had my little jaunt to the Wilmer Eye Institute at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland today.  I was up at 8:00am (thank you, L!), and showered.  423 more words