Am I a Hearing Person Wannabe?

The green-eyed monster rises up in me every once in a while. I can’t help it—it’s human nature. My human nature. There are occasional moments when, stabbed in the heart with envy, I look at a hearing person (someone with no hearing loss) and think, “I wish I were you.” Usually it’s more like, “I…

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Grumpy About Hearing Loss? Get Over It

Does any of this sound familiar? This hearing loss thing’s the pits.  I can’t enjoy a decent meal in a restaurant because it’s too noisy.  Hearing technology took a chunk out of my money, so you’d think that those guys would make ‘em work better. Family dinners are a noise-fest, everybody trying to out-loud the…

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