How I Learned to Hear a Whale

With hearing loss, a person may perceive sounds as distorted or too soft to... Read More

Auditus Damnum! New Descriptions for Hearing Loss Emotions

Have you ever felt emotions about ‘something’, but you can’t find quite the right... Read More

When My Ears Go Dark

It’s that time of the day. My hearing devices have done their duty –... Read More

Why You Should Meet Other HoHs!

I just returned from the first live convention of the Hearing Loss Association of... Read More

I’m Just Going To Rest My Ears …

Both of my parents used to say I’m just going to rest my eyes... Read More


Barter Beads: A Story of Childhood Hearing Loss

by Abha Sharma There is no first memory of the barter beads. But they... Read More

What Did You Miss When You Pretended to Hear?

People with hearing loss are cheaters. Well, most of us are. And we don’t... Read More

Do You Have an Inspirational Hearing Loss Quote?

If you were to Google “inspiring words about hearing loss”, not much is going... Read More

Two Crazy Years of Masked Communication!

Two years ago, I wrote an article about wearing masks. It had only been... Read More

Snap Out of It!

Recently, I had to give myself a slap in the face. The kind of... Read More


A HoH in the Dentist Chair

A Letter To My Dentist,   Having just escaped from your dentist chair for... Read More

Sneaky Tricks to Hear Un-Hearable Sounds

Oh, those people with hearing loss!  Always going on about how we can’t hear... Read More

The Outdoor Cure for Hearing Loss

How’s this for a salad bar of communication strategies? Hearing aids. Cochlear implants. Speechreading... Read More

It’s Me Again, Santa – the Lady with Hearing Loss?

Dear Santa, How are you? I am fine. Don’t you just love this time... Read More

R.E.S.P.E.C.T-ing Your Hearing Technology

I’m a bit terrified of technology. Maybe that’s not quite true. My feelings about... Read More