The seeing fingers feel their way down the dog's back. Search - Optional. Leave this field blank - Optional. Blind Girl Fills Life. Their grandmother, Pat Jones, is active in the National Organization of Parents of Blind Children, and the girls have clearly benefitted from their exposure to NFB philosophy and from their friendships with many competent blind adults.
Interview with Holly – Life of a Blind Girl Blogger
Blind Girl Fills Life | National Federation of the Blind
I was born at 24 weeks and weighed 1lbs 6oz grams so I was very small. I have a detached retina in my left eye and can see light and dark out of my right eye, meaning that I have no useful vision. There are 5 stages of ROP and I have stage 5 as I have total retinal detachment and have no useful vision. I had an operation when I was a baby which did not work and my vision could not be saved.
How Dating Works When You're Living with Blindness
Anything else is just not worth the trouble of putting on your date night pants. Today we are going to enjoy some blind date stories from both ends of the spectrum, We've got tales of blind dates that led to babies and wedding bells and stories that prove that sometimes it is better just to stay single. I honestly wasn't sure anything could beat the story of a friend who got set up on a blind date with a guy who turned out to be her cousin!
I lost most of my vision due to retinitis pigmentosa back in , when I was just 14 years old. Like many others my age, that was when I became interested in dating. When we first met at a music studio, I remember staring in the direction of his voice and straining my eyes. I was willing them to see what he looked like.