While my blog is the go-to spot to read my writing, it isn’t the only place you can find my work. If you’d like to explore other posts that I’ve written, I’ve put together this list of posts that I’ve written for fellow bloggers, magazines and other publications.
Check back frequently for updates!
March 1, 2023
Is Christianity Ableist?
Featured on: Christian Courier
Ableism is everywhere, from our homes to our schools and workplaces… but what about inside the Church? How do we begin to make sense of something that clearly demeans and devalues people with disabilities, and the inspired, true Word of God? I’ve struggled with this, and still do. I certainly don’t have the answers, but I have some ideas. Read my thoughts on ableism within Christianity here and join the conversation.
November 15, 2022
A Reader’s Perspective: Graphic Novels Project
Featured on: The Centre for Equitable Library Access [CELA] Blog
Have you ever wondered how a blind person reads a graphic novel? After all, it’s primarily images–not very accessible. CELA is making a way by producing graphic novels in audio format. As an accessibility tester with CELA, I get the privilege of reading these novels and ensuring they are reader-friendly, enjoyable and above all, accessible for other blind readers. To learn more, read my post about what goes into testing graphic novels for accessibility here.
October 5, 2022
An Open Letter to New Guide Dog Handlers
Featured on: Look on the Dark Side
Getting your first guide dog is an exciting step in your journey as a blind or visually impaired person. But it can also be a little scary. If you’ve ever wanted to pick the brain of a seasoned handler, find out what they loved, how they lived, and what they learned, here are six things I’d tell new guide dog handlers about the adventure they’re about to begin.
October 6, 2021
From First Pet to Last Snuggle
Featured on: Look On The Dark Side
This is the story of my first guide dog, Cricket’s, retirement. At 3 years old, I thought retirement was years away, but life doesn’t always follow a straight path. Read our story here.