How I REALLY Feel (About My Hearing Devices)

I have written in glowing terms about my hearing aids and sound processors. How... Read More

Ways to Say “I Love You” to a Person with Hearing Loss

This morning, the Hearing Husband looked at me and said I love you. I... Read More

Looking at My Hearing Loss with New Eyes

As a teenager with hearing loss, I often wondered “Why me?” It’s tough enough... Read More

Random Thoughts on Drinks, Dementia, Hearing Loss and Tinnitus

(Note: I’ve adapted this blog from my 2016 article, Drinks, Dementia and Hearing Loss.... Read More

“I Wannabe a Hearing Person”: The Rant

Ask me how my summer has been, and I will be honest: it’s been... Read More


50 Hearing Years From Now

Imagine, people with hearing loss—what will life be like a half century from now?... Read More

How Hearing Loss Can Keep You Fit!

Pilates, jogging, and yoga all have their place in keeping us physically fit enough... Read More

Silly Pearls of Wisdom for People with Hearing Loss

Don’t you just love when people throw out those sayings and clichés to help... Read More

At Night, When I am Deaf

At the end of a long, noisy day Some people remove their hearing aids... 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


How to Talk to People with Hearing Loss (Illustrated Version)

Ask the person with hearing loss what you can do to  improve communication:    ... Read More


I am delighted to offer this article from my good friend Teri Wathen, a... Read More

The Shape of Things to Fight For

What is the shape of things to come in 2015—what does the year hold... Read More

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

Have You Offered Hearing Help To A Stranger?

The cashier at the Safeway checkout was talking animatedly to the customer standing on... Read More