Posts tagged "deaf"

Blackface. Really??

Blackface. Really??
WoodlawnWonder wrote a post about blackface a couple days ago, about how, every Halloween, there are inevitably some people who think it’s okay to wear blackface, despite the fact that it is INCREDIBLY racist. How did people miss this memo? Did they sleep through those history classes? After I read her blog post, I stumbled... Read more »

Running while Blind

Running while Blind
One thing about running that I’ve been noticing is how many people can do it despite sensory disabilities. I’m profoundly deaf, yet that doesn’t affect my running at all. Granted, I need to be careful about sweat and my hearing aid, and I don’t run with my cochlear processor because I’m afraid it will fall... Read more »