Recovering The SelfA Journal of Hope and Healing

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by Jo Elizabeth Pinto I’m feeling a little raw as a blind mom today. The reason doesn’t matter much, but I guess that’s why my mind rustled …

In Wyoming without a Bra

by Abbie Johnson Taylor “To wear a bra or not to wear a bra, that is the question.” If Shakespeare were a woman in this day and age, he might have written …

Sexual Harassment: Yes or No

by Trish Hubschman September 1988, I began training at the Helen Keller Center for the Blind, to learn how to use a computer, skills for daily living, and …

A Friendship Gone Bye

by Trish Hubschman I graduated high school in 1982. I spent the next two years at community college. After I finished there, I surprised everyone by being …

How Caring for Our Neighbours Creates a Stronger Community

Guest Blog Caring for your neighbour is important now more than ever. With Covid-19 wreaking havoc globally, though fortunately, some countries are on the …

Rosalie’s Story – Changing Attitudes and Approaches

by Leila R. Ferrari Rosalei attended the same graduate school as I did and we sometimes visited together. Although she did not choose to describe particular …

Darker Days – The History of the Home Cinema

by Amrita Bala With the growing number of video demand platforms, including tablets and mobile phone devices, it can be difficult to remember a time without …

A Stunning Blow

by Jo Elizabeth Pinto Believe me, I wish I were making this stuff up. But it all too often happens to me and many others with disabilities and differences. …

Loud People Are The Most Insecure Ones, Psychology Says

There’s always that one person in the crowd or in our group at work or in college who is the life of the party. They talk and laugh so loudly that the …

The Waltz: Death as a Gift and Teacher

by Laura Anne White The Waltz Was not how I had been taught Nor had imagined It was me, there, and her Frail hands resting like hinges Locked into my shoulder …

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