Archive for September, 2012

One last thing before we leave for Denver

September 21, 201212 CommentsPosted in blindness, Braille, public speaking, technology for people who are blind, Uncategorized, visiting schools, Whitney

Tomorrow morning Whitney and I head to Skokie for a “Mix ‘n Mingle” at National Louis University. Twenty children’s book authors have been invited to display our wares to school librarians who’ll be there, and before the mingling starts we each get one minute to stand by our table and give a summary of what […]

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There's still time to get passive

September 18, 201211 CommentsPosted in Beth Finke, Mike Knezovich, travel, Uncategorized, Whitney

Passive House Institute US , the non-profit organization my husband Mike Knezovich works for, is holding it’s 7th Annual North American Passive House conference at the Marriott Hotel in Denver next week, and Whitney and I are going along for the ride. Passive house is a building energy standard — the most stringent such standard, to […]

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Missing Matt

September 17, 201238 CommentsPosted in guest blog, Uncategorized

One of my best friends from high school, Matt Klir, died of AIDS on September 17, 1992. Another best friend from those days, Laura Gale, wrote this guest post about how much we all still miss him twenty years later. Crazy about life by Laura Roy Gale Modeling, acting, playing music, fun, friends, family, wackiness […]

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