After the Flood

Growing up, her family was a swim team family like mine. She had the fastest relay start off the blocks. At the shore, my family spent more time in the water or reading books while her family coalesced on the beach volleyball courts. In high school she made the varsity volleyball team. One summer afternoon…

Lessons for Life

I remember when he took lessons from a family friend to learn how to use his computer. E-mail. Logging online. Surfing the web. This was around the year 2000 and my grandfather was about 80 years old. The man never stopped consuming information and expanding his brilliant mind, and it made an impression on me….

Staring at the Sun

Towns painted lines to denote viewing areas. Retailers stocked ISO-certified shades since regular sunglasses aren’t protective enough. Tourists booked trips to the path of totality. What’s going on? Well, across a strip of the US on Monday, August 21, a total solar eclipse. It’s a fascinating event, but I’m not planning on going outside that…

Seeing AI App Review

Living with vision loss in the last five years is kind of exciting. I’ve talked about how much my portable smartphone allows greater accessibility with things I do for work and fun. And what would I ever do without podcasts? Cold sweats just thinking about it. Besides pods, there are countless apps out there making…