Monthly Archives: December 2013

Deaf Poem-“You Have to be Deaf to Understand”

You Have to be Deaf to Understand What is it like to “hear” a hand? You have to be deaf to understand. What is it like to be a small child, In a school, in a room void of sound- With a teacher who talks and talks and talks; And then when she does come […]

The Surgery Date’s Been Set

Okay, I’ll admit it: After my audiologist told me I would be sent a letter in the mail confirming my surgery date, I’ve been checking my mailbox everyday for the past month and a half.  Even on the weekends though I know that no post gets delivered on the weekends. The whole mailbox checking thing turned […]