Knowing How to Fall

I write for a number of nonprofits that offer services to people with disabilities. I’m always fascinated by people’s stories of learning how to adapt to difficult situations. There’s much for everyone to learn. The following is a beautiful story of a judo enthusiast. Enjoy! Knowing How To Fall from lonely cactus on Vimeo.

Blindness is a Different Way of Seeing

I write for several nonprofits that offer services for people who have lost their sight. I was intrigued by this video from a TEDx event. Dr. Lofti Merabet, an optometrist and member of the research faculty in the Vision Rehabilitation Service at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, spoke about our misperceptions about blindness and his fascinating […]