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Spaces Between Notes Release Date and Pre-Order Link

My fourth book, Spaces Between Notes, finally has a release date. Pre-Order Spaces Between Notes here, and it will be delivered to your Kindle on 10/27. 32 more words


How to Offend People at Deaf Church

Siri said we were only four minutes away.

“Brandon…this is deaf church…what if no one there can hear? Like, probably, no one there can hear. We have to be able to say something in sign language…like, something to make them understand we can’t communicate with them…and why we’re there, even though we’re not deaf.” 790 more words


Book Review: Waiting for a Sign—Esty Schachter

Sibling dynamics can be difficult to navigate in the best of circumstances, but add in a giant loss and feelings of abandonment and Shelley and Ian have a tough road to walk. 206 more words

Book Reviews

#Friday56: October 14

Friday 56!  It’s a book meme hosted by Freda at Freda’s Voice. Be sure to visit her blog if you would like to participate!  86 more words

Book Reviews


Laura and I have seen each other around social media for a while now (and she’s proven to be an excellent critique partner; if ever I write more of Rem and Sam’s romance, it’ll be thanks to her) so when she started talking about this book, I was incredibly excited to read it. 791 more words


Being Mainstreamed

I have been deaf since birth. My parents decided that I learn how to speak orally because everyone in my family is hearing including my twin sister. 865 more words


The Subtitler: A Job Description

The subtitler is responsible for subtitling the transcribed audio version of any audio-visual material which needs subtitles to be displayed on a visual medium. The subtitles can be either intralingual (transcribed text then turned into subtitles) or interlingual (transcribed text then translated before being turned into subtitles) and either created in advance, or partially prepared or fully created in real-time in the case of a non-recording. 627 more words