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The dog


Man meets woman with dog in street

MAN:                  That’s a lovely dog you have.

                            What do I call him?

WOMAN:            Anything you like.

                           He’s deaf.




The deaf me

No aids in the ear

Taken out

A break.

I see people

Tinnitus riding my head

No noise from outside

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In which I order egg on toast

A very good book about someone learning to hear with a cochlear implant is Hear Again, by Arlene Romoff.  In it the author talks about the first time she heard someone behind her in the supermarket say “excuse me”.  739 more words


February 12, 2018

“Never go backward. Attempt, and do it with all your might.  Determination is power.”

(Charles Simmons)  Apply this to better hearing!

 The Hearing Loss TEN COMMANDMENTS… 250 more words

Chapter Meetings

The BecDot is a toy that helps teach vision-impaired kids to read braille

Learning braille is a skill that, like most, is best learned at an early age by those who need it. But toddlers with vision impairment often have few or no options to do so, leaving them behind their peers academically and socially. 733 more words