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Something greater going on despite the weirdness

Having doubts even writing this lol.

Why LORD why when nobody will probably read it?

But when something amazing happens the normal thing is to share it.. 2,792 more words


LMTF Podcast Episode 20: Deafness and Genetic Engineering

Can ethics keep up with the emergent possibilities of genetic engineering? Prof. Teresa Blankmeyer Burke, a bioethics specialist and member of the Deaf community, helps the LMTF team to challenge popular understandings of what it means to perfect our genome, as we discuss the stakes it represents for the Deaf community, hearing majority, and society at large. 7,910 more words


Diversity Rocks 10

…So no one worries — sure enough
We’ve got it all covered here!


Via Timeless Classics


Mishearing in a hearing world

“Sorry, I didn’t hear that…”
“Sorry, can you repeat that for me please?”
“Sorry… again?”

Unable to sleep in the early hours of the morning an idea sprung into my head relating to something I’ve been wanting to put into words for a long time. 1,004 more words


Today's Scripture - August 28, 2018

John 10:22-26 (NIV)
Then came the Feast of Dedication at Jerusalem. It was winter, and Jesus was in the temple area walking in Solomon’s Colonnade. The Jews gathered around him, saying, “How long will you keep us in suspense? 587 more words

Scripture Meditations

Experience Deafness: An Invitation To Silence

Have you ever wondered what it was like to be truly deaf? Or wanted a way for your family to understand the experience of deafness, if only for a short time. 660 more words

Hearing Loss

Yes, I speak.. and it does not make me any less Deaf!

When I was younger, my mother joined me for any appointment that I had. Going by myself would mean that I may not understand or follow everything, due to my deafness. 437 more words