A Close Study

One time Stockton and I visited friends in South Carolina. Their adorable newbornish baby fed about every two hours. Near some bottles on the granite countertop, I noticed a piece of paper and a pen. “What’s that for?” I pointed to the items. “Oh, baby brain. I’m so tired I can’t always remember the last…

Reid My Mind Radio Interview {VisionAware post}

What is better on a viciously humid day than to escape into an air-conditioned space and recover some energy with a cool drink and a good podcast? If you want to hear creative and entertaining perspectives from the blind community, check out the empowering program, Reid My Mind Radio. I interviewed its audio producer Thomas…

On the Boat Again

It’s serene, the mountain air crisp. Calm blue waters reflect the morning sun. It’s not like the murky, mucky Chesapeake Bay I grew up with, this aquatic place feels uncommon. Few people recreate early, but they will appear soon enough in boats or on paddleboards and jet skis. We snap fit red life jackets and…

BuzzFreed

It’s one of those days that looks nice when you gaze out the window, all bright and clear as a gentle wind moves the green leaves. Then you step outside and the thick heat assaults you. On the short walk to the post office, I’m glad I’m wearing a white shirt and not a gray…