Wonderfully Made…With a flaw?

Wonderfully Made…With a flaw?

A story about a tree that drastically changed the way I see myself and that helped me put my blindness into perspective… Background I was brought up in a family culture where, as children, we learned words from the Bible off by heart. There are some great...
iSight or iSee

iSight or iSee

I recently attended a mobility training course to learn how to get around more independently as a visually impaired person. It required that I learned how to use a mobility cane – an extra-long cane with a rotating golf ball at the tip (so you get extra notice when...
Cane and able

Cane and able

Cane and able … not the story of the original rival siblings, but one also involving pride and internal conflict. I recently had an unexpected trip to Johannesburg. There was little time to prepare during a busy day and , it was only when my husband and I were...
Cane, lines and ‘le-man aid’

Cane, lines and ‘le-man aid’

As many of you LOVIS (low vision sufferers) will know, it is wonderful to have family and friend support for… just about everything, but I love to give my concerned others a break at times and get to live a little on the edge. Being a bit of an adrenaline junkie, I...
How we see it

How we see it

My latest read (which for me means: my latest listen) is a new York Times bestseller by Rachel Hollis called Girl wash your face. I did not pick it out from an exclusive bookstore because of my intense need for ‘self-help’, but because it is free on Overdrive if you...