6 Ways to Ask for What You Need (Hearing-Wise)

Fact: Our personal hearing and communication needs are not always top of mind in... Read More

The Mother of All Hearing Hacks

For any any author, publication day is an exciting event. And after months or... Read More

The Embarrassment of “Talking Over” Someone

I had one of those bad hearing moments the other day, the kind you... Read More

Two Crazy Years of Masked Communication!

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

Let’s Support Ukrainian Refugees with Hearing Loss

Bombs. Terror. Acute stress. Anger. Grief. Fleeing for your life. Added to this unimaginable... 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

Showing the Love for Our Hearing Technology

We don’t mean to be mean. Sure, there was a time when we may... Read More

Invite a HoH Into Your Life

If you have hearing loss, do you have someone in your circle of friends... Read More

The Silver (Hearing) Lining to 2020 (Annus Horribilis)

As much as we would like to forget it, 2020 will be talked and... Read More

When Father and Son Both Say “Pardon?”

Jerry Russell is an online friend in the community of people with hearing loss... Read More


Hot Tips for Cool Summer Hearing

Summer’s here, whoo-hoo! Hot weather, summer rain, swimming, fresh air parties, and simply being... Read More

Speechreading Tips from a Lipreading Mom

Shanna Groves, a fellow speechreading instructor, is my guest writer this week. By Shanna... Read More

The Hearing Loss Battle Cry

This month, at least two countries are celebrating historic independence as nations. It was... Read More

Why I Write About Hearing Loss

I’m celebrating an anniversary! I know this because recently I got a whole bunch... Read More

The Spiral of the Hearing Journey

It’s some journey, this life with hearing loss. And for most of us, it’s... Read More