Deaf-Hearing Marriage

"Did your husband think twice about the fact that you were hard of hearing when you met? Does it cause any difficulties in your marriage?" This question....kind of perplexed me. It's really a normal marriage. He got down on one knee, I said yes. We ended up doing that 'getting married' thing. We said our … Continue reading Deaf-Hearing Marriage

Individuality

"Do you feel "different" or does society make you feel different?" This is such a hard question to be honest. I've never felt like I was a different person in my own world. I knew I was different but chose to accept it long before I knew I was deaf. It's a part of who … Continue reading Individuality

Growing Pains

I was asked about bullying in my past. I know bullying is such a hot topic these days and it happens to EVERYONE. Growing up had its hardships. There's bullying. And teasing. Lots of it. Daily. Grade school was different. Once I mainstreamed, I was the only deaf student in the whole school. I was … Continue reading Growing Pains