Miss Sherlock Figures Out the Sounds

We’re driving through Oregon, returning home to Canada after two months of touring southwestern United States in Flag, our fifth wheel. Rain starts to plop on the windshield. I’ve always heard rain, but on a highway at high speeds, the sound mixed with other road noises and wasn’t always distinguishable. But today I heard the distinctive…

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Wow, What’s That (Wonderful New) Sound?

World Hearing Day is coming up on March 3rd.  I think the goal is to remind people to take care of their hearing – reduce exposure to loud noise, get a hearing checkup, buy a hearing aid, and whatnot. But for those of us who already can’t stand loud noise, own a fine selection of…

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