More on What it is Like to be Visually Impaired

Earlier today, I linked to a post I wrote on my personal website on what it is like for me to live my life with a visual impairment. A friend’s comment sparked another thought and then it was like a snowball rolling down hill and led to an entire sequel post.

This post contains more childhood memories, memories of what it was like when I lost a lot of the vision I was born with, why I relate better to people older than me and when it was that I felt like I could relate to people my own age for the first time.

If you liked the first one, this one might be even better.


This Thing I Wrote

The fact that I am visually impaired does not come up often on this site. For reasons that remain unclear to me even hours after writing it, I decided to write a post about what it has been like for me to live my life with blindness. I wrote it on my personal website, so if you are interested in reading it:

I do not claim that my experiences are the same as anyone else. Nor do I claim that my opinions on matters of discrimination are the same as anyone else. I’m just giving my assessment of how things are for me.

The Experiment that Might Kill us all

I don’t usually make it a habit to talk about aspects of my personal life on this site. Sure, I share personal opinions about my history with music or other things but don’t normally talk the day-to-day stuff.

This is mostly because my day-to-day life is boring.

However, I’m putting this out there.

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The Iron Sheik Tweet of the Day 05/20/2014

I realize that there is plenty of day left for Sheiky baby to tweet something awesome. That’s a risk I am willing to take today because this tweet kind of sums up how I am feeling today.

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