deaf culture, Hearing Loss, Personal

Why Eminem’s “Tone Deaf” Is Harmful to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community

A few days ago, Eminem released his new song, "Tone Deaf." This song responded to Generation Z calling for Eminem to be canceled due to his controversial song lyrics. The main song that Generation Z were concerned about was his collaboration with Rihanna, "Love the Way You Lie." This song is about being in an… Continue reading Why Eminem’s “Tone Deaf” Is Harmful to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community

asl, deaf culture, Personal

5 Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Being Deaf

The purpose for today's blog is to answer some of the most commonly asked questions about deaf people. These five questions came from the most searched terms related to the keyword "deaf" according to SEMrush. Please note that I am answering based on my own personal experience as a lowercase deaf individual who has profound… Continue reading 5 Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Being Deaf

Personal, Pre-Surgery

Thing to Do Post Cochlear Implant Activation: Get Caught in the Rain

Image Credits: Sincerely J Hey everyone. Happy November 1st! I'm not sure what the weather is like for all of you guys today, but here in South Jersey it's been cold and raining all day. And if you're a hearing aid user like I am, the rain may be a bit annoying. Hearing aids just… Continue reading Thing to Do Post Cochlear Implant Activation: Get Caught in the Rain