Introduction/Editorial This is the first edition of what we hope will become a regular feature of the ChrisHofstader.com blog. It is also the first article I've ever published here that is not mostly original material. Years ago, when I was still writing the BlindConfidential blog, I tried to publish an article three times per week…. Read more about Gonz Blinko’s Blind News Digest – Edition 1
Introduction It is impossible for there to be a single cure for cancer because cancer is not a single disease but, rather, a category of similar diseases. Like cancer, there can be no single cure for blindness as blindness can be caused by a war injury, an eye disease like retinitis pigmentosa or glaucoma, other… Read more about A Fake Cure For Blindness
Epigram Some people say we've got a lot to stop us, Some say we have a lot of nerve, But I say we won't quit pushing until we get what we deserve. We have been pitied and we have been scorned, They say, we shouldn't have ever been born. But just as it takes two… Read more about Blind Pride?
Epigram There's a world where I can goAnd tell my secrets to In my room, In my room (In my room) [In this world I lock out All my worries and my fears In my room, In my room (In my room) Brian Wilson (Excerpted from the web page genius.com/The-beach-boys-in-my-room-lyrics) Introduction A number of people… Read more about In My Room
Introduction Mia Lipner and I were as close to each other as any two people could possibly be. I loved her dearly from the day we met in May 2010 until her death on May 12 of this year. For the nine years we were coupled, when apart we talked on the phone more than… Read more about Remembering Mia Lipner