Wednesday’s blind wisdoms – Dear Spark!

Dear Spark We moved house last December, and as a consequence, the free 018 directory assistance so kindly offered to me by your business on the grounds of being unable to read print was no longer available on my new land line. After making enquiries by phone...

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Wednesday’s blind wisdoms; Dear OPSM!

Dear OPSM, Thank you for your text alerting me to my eye appointment tomorrow at 2 pm. As I indicated to your receptionist when she called twice using a wrong number on Friday, my need for your services is much reduced. There was a time, a long time ago, when I would...

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Wednesday’s blind wisdoms – our blind ancestors!

Good morning blind wisdom seekers! I’ve been thinking about our blind ancestors a lot lately. The history and contribution that has gone before us, to get us to this point today. We are here because of what people in the past have done, good or bad. Preparing for...

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Wednesday’s blind wisdoms – Never complain!

Earlier this week I was thinking how we weren’t allowed to complain as children when an email came in from a coaching friend Robyn Vintner. She asked the question – “Have you been brought up to believe that it is OK to complain & grizzle?” OMG! Robyn! My mother was...

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Wednesday’s blind walking wisdoms!

There I was, out minding my own business on 24 May, walking the streets of Dunedin at 6 am with guide Jo and husband Ron when “bang” out of the blue, I get clipped by the side of a bus, go up in the air, come back down again on the side of the road, all bloodied and...

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Wednesday’s blind wisdoms from the wet!

Good evening Blind wisdom seekers! Wouldn’t it be a miracle if this email arrives safe and dry to you all! Wow wee – what a day to move! Incredible! It will always be remembered for “remember wwe moved from Highgate the day Dunedin flooded!” We’ve had 2 months of rain...

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