Monthly Archives: January 2015


Vision loss has been many things to me.  In the darkest times, it became the only thing — my albatross, my scarlet letter.  First, I damned the disease, then damned myself for having it. I defined myself by its limitations.  … Continue reading

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When Is TMI Too Much?

Recently, a friend entertained me during an interminable paratransit ride by reciting all the totally cool things about the new GPS app in her smart phone.  “It even tells me where all my favorite restaurants are.” “You mean that while … Continue reading

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