A Silent Voice – Review

A Silent Voice Trailer I have to admit my bias in wanting to view this movie.  It involves a deaf student and is dubbed by a deaf actress (Lexi Marman).  It was offered by Fathom events January 31st and will be released on Blueray in the US on April 2nd. The story follows a young […]

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Grief: Survivors Guilt

“If I die,” Sam told me from his hospital bed, “I want you to be okay.” “You’re not going to die.” I told him. Though he probably couldn’t hear me, even with his CI (Cochlear Implant) on. It was always hard for him to hear when he was distracted, and he was very distracted at […]

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My Hobbit needs an upgrade!

My Hobbit needs an upgrade!. Sam, my husband (who I affectionately call “My Hobbit”) has Usher’s Syndrome.  He is deaf and going rapidly, completely blind.  We found out recently that his old CI (Cochlear Implant) processor was obsolete, and he would have to get a completely new one for his implant.  Please check out the […]

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Define Normal

Define Normal. – I thought everyone might be interested in this insight I gained from my husband (who suffers from Usher’s Syndrome) when we went to see The Hobbit on New Years Day.  This original post is at my ‘real life’ blog (about me, my hobbit and our adventures in deafblind land) withclosedcaptions.wordpress.com –

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