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Two Weeks is a Long Time

My implant surgery was just two weeks away, two very long weeks.

During those two weeks I had very little to do.  I went to work, came home, ate, showered, slept, the normal routine of my life.  551 more words

FAQs of being HOH

My post on Rikki Poynter gave me the idea to tackle the most common questions I get about my hearing loss.

1. “Are you deaf?” 1,286 more words


Rikki Poynter, a HOH Youtube Icon.

I discovered Rikki when a gif series of her “Shit Hearing People Say Video” popped up on reddit.

This one.

I got really excited, because I, too, am hard of hearing (HOH).   1,435 more words



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Deaf Living Community

Computer Says No By Rosie Malezer

I am a Deaf Australian Aboriginal living in Finland (I am now also a Finnish citizen). On 23.11.2014, I lost my hearing – LITERALLY overnight. I woke up, could hear nothing. 1,235 more words

Views From The Tree House

Family Are Half The Problem? by Mervyn James

Recently in the USA, I read about a proposed bill to prevent family members being allowed to Interpret for deaf who may have been abused in police abuse/investigation cases.  814 more words

Views From The Tree House


VERY HAPPY, delighted, and thankful to so many all over the place, CCAC members and many others, for joining the CCAC captioning advocacy campaign during the past few days! 193 more words