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Thanks for Being More Than ‘Mom’

Dear Mom, With Mother’s Day today, I thought it would only be fit to tell you how much you mean to me. Although I’m a college student and you’re nearing 50 years old, you’re still cooler than me, in better shape than me, and, essentially, just a better version of me. When I tell people about […]


What Growing Up With a Hearing Loss Taught Me About Myself

When you typically notice someone with a disability, you become curious about it. You wonder how it affects their daily life and if they are able to live “normally” despite it. You might treat that person normally or you might feel some sort of undeniable pity. Either way, you notice it. As a freshman in […]