April 2018 archive

Updates And Reaching Out

I’ve been forgetting to mention that for the last week or so I’ve been using a part of Facebook (FB) that I’d never used before. The particular FB feature I’m talking about is part of FB messenger. In FB messenger there are different options that people can choose from (such as whether he or she …

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A Lot Of Interesting Updates

A little while after I’d written my last blog entry Monday I Googled “post office, email us.” In the email I’d sent to the post office I asked that particular business if said business had updated my address information for me. Because I wanted to verify whether the lady who’d recently helped me at a …

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Numerous Updates And Assorted Frustrations

I’ve been forgetting to mention that within the last week or so I joined Google Hangouts. I honestly have no clue what Google Hangouts actually is except for the fact that signing up with that particular service allowed me to follow a fan website of Stacie Orrico (one of my favorite singers of all-time). So …

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Forgotten Mentions, An Interesting App And Other Things

In the last blog entry that I’d written Wednesday I forgot to mention that the chicken that I’d helped a friend of mine marinate Monday evening did not come out the way said friend and I’d hoped it would. What I mean in saying that the chicken didn’t come out the way my friend and …

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A Heartfelt Letter And Numerous Exciting Updates

Monday evening an FB friend of mine shared a video where a blind person talked about how stressful and infuriating it becomes when we as blind people regularly deal with sighted people not thinking that we can make good decisions. I then shared that particular video on FB but in addition to sharing said video …

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An Interesting Battle, A Not-So-Interesting Netflix Show And Other Randomness

In the last blog entry that I’d written Saturday I forgot to mention the fact that a friend of mine put bump dots on a few buttons of his microwave. Hopefully I’ll have an easier time pressing those particular buttons on his microwave now that those bump dots are on said device. Because before my …

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A Heartfelt Letter, Changing Things Up And Stuff

I’ve been forgetting to mention that within the last few days I spent time trying to figure out how to stop VoiceOver (VO) on my phone from announcing the word “emoji” after every face that VO reads. Like, there was a time when it was helpful to me for VO to speak the word “emoji” …

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Reflections, Frustrations And Other Thoughts

I’ve been forgetting to mention that lately I’ve been thinking about how drastically things have changed from when I lived in San Antonio Texas to how things are for me now that I’m in a new city and state. And I’ve had some pretty interesting life changes occur that I haven’t been able to recognize …

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Continued Productivity

In the last blog entry that I’d written yesterday I forgot to mention that Monday one of the Teacher Assistants (TAs) who worked at the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (TSBVI) when I was a student there, commented on an FB status update that I’d shared with my FB friends. She and …

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Various Updates

In the last blog entry that I’d written yesterday I forgot to mention that on my way to the apartment I’m currently staying at I received a phone call from an unknown number. Since I’d left the college at the time that I’d received said call I figured that someone from the college was calling …

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