FRIDAY FRIENDS Spotlight on Michael Benson Founder of Visual Experience Foundation Benson “burning a memory” as he places a stone on Schindler’s grave. Who is Michael Benson? I became acquainted with Michael Benson in one of my Sight Support groups. He is
Spotlight on Jena Fellers I met Jena through my writing coach. Nearly blind from Retinitis Pigmentosa like me, she had taken on the daunting task of navigating her computer and the Internet via a screen reader program called Serotek and is determined to
*** I met Jena through a mutual writing friend and so from halfway across the United States, we began to know each other. At first, haltingly, but as our friendship grew, a mutual admiration blossomed. It gives me great pleasure to
I remember a discussion I had a week or so ago with my business mentor. I told her I’d been stalling on rewriting my memoir because my story wasn’t anything big or unusual. I’m just a run-of-the-mill woman who happens to be losing her vision. How could my story change other people’s lives?