If I Were a Hearing Person (2020)

Several years ago, I wrote about the dream that many of us with chronic... Read More

Why I Go to Hearing Loss Conferences (and Why I Think You Should, Too)

What is your biggest complaint about having hearing loss? For many people, it’s the... Read More

Hot Tips for Audiologists and Their Clients (Such as Me)

Disclaimer: I have never trained or obtained a degree in the science of hearing... Read More

Putting Hearing Loss In Its Place

Having hearing loss is no cakewalk, but compared to some other conditions, it’s not... Read More

Does Your Hearing Loss Make You Sad?

If you have hearing loss, the above title might make you go, Oh, duh!... Read More


What Drives Your Success with Hearing Loss?

At the recent conference of the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA) in Montreal,... Read More

900 Words: Siblings and Hearing Loss

I asked Dr. Louise Sinden-Carroll, the esteemed New Zealand human rights activist, to write... Read More

A Hard Truth About Hearing Loss and Employment

Eyra Abraham,  this week’s guest writer, has fought against several ‘hidden’ hiring stigmas, including hearing... Read More

OMG – 64 Years of Hearing Loss!

The other morning, I woke up and thought, today’s my birthday. I’m 64. How... Read More

Santa – Can You HEAR Me?!

Dear Santa, OK, Claus, this is IT! Year after year I write you, asking... Read More


Listening Skills: The Eyes Have It!

 This week, my guest writer Kathi Mestayer muses on how people with hearing loss... Read More

Speak Up, Doc, I’m Hard of Hearing

Ok, people with hearing loss, think quickly now. What’s the most challenging aspect of... Read More

Does My Baby Have My Hearing Loss?

If you’re a parent – what did you worry about when expecting your first... Read More

Telecoils to the Rescue! (When Performers Can’t Hear)

If I didn’t already have enough reasons to love the telecoils in my hearing... Read More

A HoH in the Sun

Turning 60 has its benefits. 1954 was clearly a bumper year for babies, including... Read More