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Voting early in Wrigleyville

November 3, 201617 CommentsPosted in baseball, careers/jobs for people who are blind, guest blog, memoir writing, politics, Uncategorized, writing

This week I asked the writers in my memoir classes to write a letter to past or future generations about how they’re feeling now, a week before the 2016 presidential election. Sharon Kramer lives near Wrigleyville, and I thought this piece she wrote about voting early last Sunday while Cub fans were gathering for the […]

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I can't believe I'm telling you this

August 10, 201621 CommentsPosted in blindness, careers/jobs for people who are blind, public speaking, Seeing Eye dogs, Uncategorized, Whitney, writing

Public speaking comes fairly easy to me. Acting on stage does not. But that’s exactly what I’ll be doing at Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater in Chicago this Saturday, August 13 at 2:30 pm. Some back story. Earlier this year I attended one of two accessible performances of Too Much Light put on by the […]

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