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  Another treat for Blindness Awareness Month, check it out:  Emily interviewed me this week over on her blog, On the Blink.

Podcast Week: Shows Discussing Disabilities

As a woman who gained a visual impairment as an adult, I continue to seek out resources. Podcasts fill this information gap. Programs can serve as an outlet for education as well as entertainment. Here are a few shows I listen to regularly which are produced and/or hosted by people with disabilities: Ouch: Disability Talk…

Podcast Week: Strangers

This podcast dives into emotion and struggle, the humanity within all of us. Whether we recognize it or not, we all share things in common. Strangers is a program that examines true stories and encourages empathy and consideration.   Podcast: Strangers Host: Lea Thau Episode frequency: about every 2 weeks Episode length: varies, 30-50 min…

Podcast Week: The Longest Shortest Time

Are you a parent? If not, you’re a parent’s child. You’re probably friends with a few parents. You don’t need a parent card to enter the conversation of The Longest Shortest Time. I’m not a parent, but I like this pod. See what I mean? Podcast: The Longest Shortest Time Host: Hillary Frank Episode frequency: …

Podcast Week: The Moth

This production captivates a live audience. Could you do that? You’d have to if you were one of the storytellers on the popular show The Moth. Every episode features people sharing funny, heartbreaking, and crazy stories. You never know who will show up next. Podcast: The Moth Episode frequency: Weekly Episode length: Varies. Usually about 50…