Four Years of Blogging

Four years ago, I started writing Adventures in Low Vision. I didn’t know many people with visual impairments, and I wanted to live better with low vision. Month after month, year after year, I learned ways of living with blindness as well as experienced the common humanity that binds us together. Living with a disability…

Third Anniversary

Around this time three years ago, I launched Adventures in Low Vision. It’s wonderful to be able to mark positive moments like this one. Many thanks to all of you for reading the blog and commenting and sharing links and learning with me as I live with low vision. Over the years since acquiring my…

Circulation

St. Valentine’s Day–a holiday much maligned for its packaged chocolates commerciality rather than its authenticity–is over. While the day can add obligations in relationships, I want to remind you it doesn’t have to be all bad. It can be meaningful. I’d like to remind you: I appreciate you, one of the many readers of Adventures…

Taking a Moment

It happens fast. You find yourself passing over the white line. Buckling the seatbelt on an airplane. Serving up a meal for your family. Listening to orientation instructions at college. Welcoming a life into the world. Receiving new hire paperwork in a conference room. Accepting an award recognizing your achievement. Note the moment; savor the…