Learning To Live With It

As I said in the previous post, Laszlo has accepted and embrace being deaf as part of his identity, and so have I. But it didn’t stop there… what came next for me was learning how to live with it. Saying that I often forget he is deaf coz I don’t see him as disabled,…

#DatingTheDeaf

I first started using this hashtag on an Instagram post when Laszlo’s hearing aid was faulty and we opted to stay in, watching YouTube videos with subtitles instead of the date we had planned. It’s only when I tapped on the #DatingTheDeaf that I found it is unique to me, to us… so I decided to make …

#NotDEAFeted

It takes 9 months for a baby to be born. Coincidently, 9 months lapsed before I was able to hear again. Like a baby, I felt useless because the basic things I needed to be taught again. What I knew prior to hearing again was non-existent to me. It was like being reborn at the…

Waking Up To Silence

The story about my “deafening” is not an interesting one. Well, not as interesting as I would have liked. I just went to sleep perfectly fine, and woke up completely deaf. That’s as about as much action I got. Here’s a summary of how it went down…   I have always loved music. If it…