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My mother tried to tell me. “Who could you possibly talk to with sign language?”

In high school, I learned American Sign Language for my cousin. 234 more words

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In a year or so I will be graduating from Cleveland State University. I will be receiving a Bachelor of Social Work degree. This has been a seven-year process for me. 234 more words


Back to Work with Homemade Chocolate Hazelnut Spread

Monday was my first day back to work in 6 weeks. I have to admit 2 things: 1) the 6 weeks of recovery really went by pretty quickly (and I am so very, very thankful that my recovery was so easy) and 2) I sort of had to force myself to go to work Monday morning.  946 more words


Dreaming Awake

I attended my first American Sign Language event tonight with ASL Friends United. It was primarily an observation, as I was watching the presenters sign their messages about how best to interpret and Deaf community history. 177 more words

I was born with brown hair, green eyes and hearing.

The past few semesters, I have been taking American Sign Language classes. It has opened my eyes to a whole new culture. In my opinion, the most important thing I have learned is being Deaf is not a disease; it is a characteristic. 131 more words

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Twitter, Networking, and ASL Learning Project

Over the last couple days I have really being feeling the benefits of online learning. I think these photos from my Twitter account show the possibilities that are present when we learn online; … 58 more words


ASL Places

My first take at ASL places signs:

My resources:

Bill Vicars “100 Basic Signs” (see: 2:17 to 4:11)

Paul Fugate‘s “Places in American Sign Language (ASL)” 170 more words