Monthly Archives: April 2015


I turned 65 yesterday.  That makes me a senior citizen.  If you don’t believe me, I can prove it to you. It’s midday of a weekday and the doorbell rings.  I’m expecting a delivery, so I grab my house keys.  … Continue reading

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Some people view losing their eyesight as the end of the world.  Others claim low vision is a mere inconvenience. The authors of the National Low Vision Awareness website write, “People with low vision have difficulty seeing…which makes everyday tasks … Continue reading

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Speaking of Dogs

As I walk this earth, meditatively, with my Seeing Eye Dog, this is what I hear: “Your dog must be super intelligent” – Well, Randy is not brilliant but he’s not stupid either.    He does not use his front paws … Continue reading

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