Category Archives: eye

101 Years of Sad Eyes

So I had my little jaunt to the Wilmer Eye Institute at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland today.  I was up at 8:00am (thank you, L!), and showered.  GHI maintenance was here to repair my window — another blog … Continue reading

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The Ayes and the Eyes Have It

I am feeling sorry for myself, possibly for good reason.  Feeling sorry for oneself doesn’t change anything, but sometimes it’s a needed release, and sometimes it can spur us to productive action.  So I’m going to indulge myself, and if … Continue reading

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Seeing the World Through Clouded Eyes, But with Clarity

Hello! Today’s blog entry will be a little bit about my struggles apart from healing from a too-close encounter with a psychopath and some of my recent trials and successes. In the US, I’m classified as “legally blind,” and in … Continue reading

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