Being Deaf in a Hearing Family

I was often seen as favored out of my brother and sister. I often read lips of important figures telling others my mother pays too much attention to me. But wait. The jealously is over a hard-working single mother who threw all of her support, love, life lessons, attention in to raising me to beContinue reading “Being Deaf in a Hearing Family”

Easier To Identify as Deaf

I came across a repost on Instagram that says as followed: “I feel like it’s easier to just identify as deaf because if I say hard of hearing, it gives me too much leeway.” “People think I hear more than I actually can.” @deafinitelydope This could not be more TRUE. I honestly feel like thisContinue reading “Easier To Identify as Deaf”

That Deaf Girl from MTV….

“Were you on MTV?” This question still shocks me to this day. It’s been probably almost about 10 years since it aired. How do people still remember me? It is probably an interesting story? No? Maybe? It still blows my mind this happened. It was so random. I came across a deaf newsletter I usedContinue reading “That Deaf Girl from MTV….”