Loss? What Loss?

Video calling has opened up a new channel for many of us who depend on lip/speech reading. Fresh off a video call just now with the company that manufactures my cochlear implant and processor, I am as giddy as a school boy after nailing 99% of conversation. Skype and FB calls offer me a cost …

EGO

Group support has a place for those of us whose primary purpose is to have a clear view and to help others have a clear view. Each week I head out to join a group of like individuals who suffer from depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, addiction issues due to all of the aforementioned. I have …

ACCEPTANCE

Deaf asĀ  a stump. That is what I need to accept. Yes, I am a true Cyborg with my cochlear implant and all of it's incredible technology. The term cyborg is not the same thing as bionic, or android; it applies to an organism that has restored function or enhanced abilities due to the integration …