January 8, 2013 - 11:00am
The Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind will celebrate Mary Ingalls' birthday this Saturday as part of National Braille Literacy Month.
When I was eight years old, I found out at my yearly optometrist appointment that I would need to start wearing glasses full-time. I immediately burst into hysterical crying and after my parents calmed me down, I told them that I just knew I was going blind, just like Mary Ingalls did on one of my...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
American Printing House for the Blind celebrates the blind pioneer this weekend with exhibits, contests and more.
My conservative parents realized early in my childhood that they couldn’t completely keep me from the influence of TV and radio, so their clever defense was to allow me TV consumption of the most tame and harmless programs they could find that I might still be convinced were cool.
This meant re-...