Veronica With Four Eyes

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Ten Benefits of Having A Family Member at the Same College

Ten Benefits of Having A Family Member at the Same College

Over the years, I have met many  older siblings who refused to let their younger sibling attend the same college as they did, because it was “their” school and they couldn’t even fathom having their sibling sharing the same space as them, no matter how […]

Why My Guidance Counselors Are The Reasons I Excel In College

Why My Guidance Counselors Are The Reasons I Excel In College

I’ve talked a lot about the lessons I learned from various staff members at my schools, including my teacher of the visually impaired and my case manager. However, my guidance counselors were also working hard, usually behind the scenes, to help ensure things went as […]

To The Student Being Bullied By Their Teacher

To The Student Being Bullied By Their Teacher

To the student being bullied by their teacher, I’ve been in your shoes and your experience is valid. Here’s how I got through it and how you can too.

Six Word Horror Stories for Students with Low Vision

Six Word Horror Stories for Students with Low Vision

Some of my most awful experiences as a student with low vision, summed up in six words or less.

Five Low Vision Twitter Accounts To Follow

Five Low Vision Twitter Accounts To Follow

My favorite Twitter accounts about low vision and blindness

Choosing Jewelry With Chronic Pain

Choosing Jewelry With Chronic Pain

How to pick out earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and scarves with chronic pain

How Watching The Senate Debate Healthcare Is Like Watching Football

How Watching The Senate Debate Healthcare Is Like Watching Football

With millions of lives on the line, the healthcare debates are more suspenseful than any Super Bowl game

How To Contact Your Senators

How To Contact Your Senators

How to get your message across about healthcare (or any other topic) to your senators

To My Chiari Malformation On Its Sixth Birthday

To My Chiari Malformation On Its Sixth Birthday

Written for Chiari Malformation Awareness Month on the sixth anniversary of my chronic illness symptoms appearing

Why I Study Assistive Technology

Why I Study Assistive Technology

Why I chose to study assistive technology