Freelance Writer. ASL Teacher. Disability Advocate. Deafblind. Snarky.
My Passion for Sharing Deaf & DeafBlind Awareness
We obviously know it's 2021, but some people's beliefs about Deaf and DeafBlind people are still centuries behind. People still ask:
Save Money by Shopping Online
I'm sure many of us have been shopping online for a while, especially during the recent quarantine. Have you noticed that you've been saving money by shopping online?
The Deaf Role in Movies
The movie "Sound of Metal" was released on Amazon Prime in November 2020. It's about a heavy-metal drummer who loses his hearing and is struggling with drug addiction recovery. The movie shows the emotional rollercoaster of losing hearing, struggling to want it back (and getting Cochlear Implants), and learning American Sign Language (ASL).
Chris finished her fourth Zoom session teaching sign language. She thought to herself “Gah, my eyes are hurting, I need a break”. She decided to head to the local park to unwind and relax. Putting on her coat and cloth mask and grabbing her white cane, she headed out her apartment’s door.
4 Easy Financial New Year Resolutions to Make for 2021
Many of us can admit that 2020 was hard on us - lost jobs, reduced hours, remote work, more spending from being at home more, and so on.....
Creating Online Courses and Where to Sell Them
This is a follow-up post to my 5 Sites Where You Can Teach Others Online. Maybe you do want to make some income teaching, but for many different reasons, don't want to give face-to-face lessons.
5 Sites Where You Can Teach Others Online
Looking for ways to make more money but your current job doesn't allow much time for a second job? Get a job teaching others what you already know?
The Debate on Deafness as a "Disability"
You might have learned or read that deafness isn’t a disability and you may think that doesn’t make any sense, if one can’t hear they are missing that sense - therefore they’re disabled.