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My Strabismus Update

Hey guys!  This is just a quick update.  Those of you who have been with the blog for a long time might remember the eye surgery I had in 2011 and 2012.  221 more words


Eye See You

Mr. Toni Briggs and I packed The Beest up last Friday and headed west to a city about an hour from where we live to have my long-awaited neuro-opthalmologist appointment.   860 more words


One Thing About Me

One thing about me, and probably the only thing you will have to notice once you see me, eye to eye (this is a pun, you’ll get it), is that I have… 347 more words


Story#26: Growing Up Different

Age 3

“Mom, why does that kid have a patch on his eye?”  It was a question Alan heard dozens of times, but it was parent’s answer that always bothered him. 1,190 more words

The Devil's Eye

These three advertisements appeared in the back pages of the Swaziland Observer this week.

Mama Meli & Koffi Specialist offers an array of powders to help you achieve your wishes. 840 more words


Strabismus- The Disorder that is both Obvious and Hidden

Whenever I hear or read the words strabismus or infantile esotropia, my heart stops and a pervasive feeling of numbness runs through my entire body.  Immediately I know I am different in a way that is not good. 762 more words