Back in 2011, I discovered an awesome website called Growing Bolder. I stumbled upon the Growing Bolder segment on Banana George while doing some research for the Gliding Soles, Lessons...
“If you’re deaf, how can you use the phone?” For most of my life, the phone was my enemy. Even though I grew up hard of hearing, my brain couldn’t interpret...
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There’s a famous quote of Helen Keller that gets to me. How it rubs me depends on whether I’m having a challenging day or feeling on top of the world. “Blindness cuts you off from things. Deafness cuts you off from people.” The quote is believed to have come from a letter to Dr. James Kerr Love (1910), published in Helen Keller in Scotland: The problems of...Read More
A year ago, I embarked on a journey of becoming a speaker. In reality, I had been speaking for years and years, but I shifted my focus to specific topics and audiences. I especially wanted to target the areas of parenting, overcoming adversity, and passion. It’s been a year of travel, learning, and lots of fun in the process. The best reward of all always comes in the form...Read More