A Mystery at Work

I thumb through the R files, searching for a match to the statement I hold in my hand. The door chime rings, announcing a guest outside. I push the file drawer closed, and I turn to face the entrance. I don’t perceive anyone at the window, but I keep hearing the DING of the chime….

Pushing A Limit

I carried my lunch to the office refrigerator. While in the kitchen, I filled a mug with steaming water, and into it I slipped a blueberry tea bag. I picked my way with care back to my desk, watchful for any coworkers and the office dog. Settled back at my desk, I noticed some account…

A Case of the Mondays

I print out a letter. I fold the paper into thirds and stuff it into the prepared envelope. I flip it over, sticking out my tongue to lick the flap. I taste no adhesive sealant. Instead, I feel an extra edge. I pull the envelope away from my mouth. It’s a self-sealing one. I roll…

Working in Low Vision

A good thing happened yesterday. My CCTV digital magnifier and my ZoomText magnification software arrived at my office. Employees from the state agency I receive services from installed everything, and after a few hours, I was up and running.  I can feel my future eye strain lessening. When I started working in April, I relied…