What “Hearing People” Can Do (That We Can’t)

Isn’t it amazing what people who don’t have hearing loss can do? My friend Myrtle says that hearing people always do what they do best – they hear.   They can understand the words in songs with so much background instrumentals that we, people with hearing loss, can’t even tell that someone is singing. When…

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I Dreamt I Had Hearing Loss!

I woke up with a shock the other morning.  Actually, the shock didn’t happen right away, because I was thinking about my cool dream of being interviewed for a position as nanny for Justin Trudeau’s kids. (For those not up on Canadian politics, Justin is our Prime Minister.)   The jolt came when I realized…

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