Managing Light

I play with light. Sometimes, I add it. Sometimes, I take it away. My awareness of light variety skyrocketed once I gained low vision.  Light aids me one minute and badgers me the next. My husband jokes about how I prefer to sleep in total darkness. I allow not a sliver of light through the…

Sunglasses

Sunglasses symbolize summer to me. Fashion or prescription, they show up en masse with the weather warmer and people spending more time outside. Sporting sunglasses protects your vision; I recommend everyone wear a pair outdoors. Studies link UV rays to increased risk for cataracts and macular degeneration. So, why do some people with low vision…