Category Archives: Accessibility

Articles examining the issues surrounding digital access for people with print handicaps.

Book Review – Being Legally Blind by Justin Oldham

Being Legally Blind: Observations for Parents of Visually Impaired Children by Justin Oldham My rating: 5 of 5 stars Sooner or later, all parents, despite the joys of bringing a new life into being and the hopes for a wonderful … Continue reading

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ADA: 24 years — Why People with Disabilities are Complaining

Americans with disabilities are supposed to have equal rights. They are protected by federal law from discrimination in areas such as employment, public accommodations, transportation and government services. The landmark legislation establishing these rights and the framework to procure and … Continue reading

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Support Braille literacy with $1.75 & This 75%-off Coupon!

It’s “Read an E-book Week” at Smashwords! The heart of Applebutter Hill by Donna W. Hill is on sale. Get any e-book version for $1.75 now through midnight March 8, when you use coupon code REW75 at:http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/313071?ref=DonnaWHill The Heart of … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Wormhole: from novelist to publisher in 3 Easy Nervous Breakdowns

Last week, a desperate quest for sanity compelled me to stand down from my mind-numbing routine and ask “What on Earth has happened to me?” I was a writer. Somehow, however, I must have entered one of those wormholes the … Continue reading

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Let’s Start with Chocolate!

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and it seems like a good time to post an article from my “Chocolate Series,” which first ran on Suite 101. Also, chocolate played a very important role in the writing of the book – it … Continue reading

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Welcome

This space will soon brim with reviews and recommendations, reader feedback, articles on everything from music and chocolate to accessibility and knitting … and who knows what! If, after you’ve read The Heart of Applebutter Hill by Donna W. Hill, … Continue reading

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