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The Secret Blind

If being blind meant you had to belong to a club, I would have been chucked out long ago. I am that member that would not only forgot to turn up to meetings, but I would also forget that I belonged to that club. 614 more words

Sight Loss

There is Always one

There is always one and this is what that ‘One’ looks like. Imagine that one Minion in a roomful of Princesses, or a playful kitten among a bed of sloths. 538 more words

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Pride in the Way of Joy

The great thing about being mature (read old) is that I don’t get embarrassed as easily as I once did. I can go outside to check the mail or take out the trash in my PJs and not even flinch. 488 more words

Blind

5 Ways to Beat Low Vision (without breaking the bank)

I know what you’re thinking. ” This guy is crazy. He’s writing a blog for people with a vision impairment. Doesn’t he realize they can’t read it ?” Well, there’s a method to my madness. 919 more words

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Do Not Go Gentle

For millions of Americans and others all over the world, vision impairment of some kind has lowered the quality of life. Performing everyday tasks such as shopping, cooking, watching television, or just reading a good book (something I cherish), has become a near-impossibility. 406 more words

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The Joys of Being a Guide Dog

When I first admitted to myself that a Guide Dog was becoming a necessity to help me get around, I wasn’t happy. Not only did my pride take a thwack but I was more worried that a poor little pooch would have to work his paws to the ground just for me. 419 more words

Sight Loss

THE BEAUTY OF BLINDNESS

So apparently, people can see ants walking on the concrete, birds flying in the sky and even blades of grass. I think they mean they can just see grey underneath their feet and floaters in their eyes, a blue haze above their head when they look up and a blanket of green that never ends. 472 more words

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