See It to Be It

As a teenager, I attended a swim clinic at an indoor pool. Listening to instructions on the deck in the warm humidity as voices echoed around the large space made it hard to focus, but at least I wasn’t cold. The coach set up a video camera at the side of the pool and then…

Look Out from the Dugout

My husband showed me this story from ESPN about a mascot who launched hot dogs into the crowd at a 2009 KC Royals baseball game. Unfortunately, a fan suffered a retinal detachment after one of the foil-wrapped, flying weiners hit him in the eye. Allegedly, he wasn’t paying attention to his surroundings. I laughed. I’m a…

Detached Retina Public Service Announcement

My vision impairment stemmed from my first detached retina ten years ago. Read my mini bio in the {About Me} page link above, which is next to the Home link, if you wish. I decided to share signs of retina issues in today’s post in case  you or someone you know exhibits the symptoms. For…