Blog Post # 15: Love Poems and Signing Slips — The Sequel

Followups to Blog Posts 13 and 14 Followup to Post 13: Family Stories — Grandma Hall Falls In Love At Age 74 In Blog Post 13 I told the story of my Grandma Hall falling in Love with Peter Doke at age 74.  I told how she and Peter both loved writing poetry. Well, afterContinue reading “Blog Post # 15: Love Poems and Signing Slips — The Sequel”

Blog Post # 14: ASL — My ASL Bloopers

ASL: Crashing but Learning I want to tell you about a few embarrassing American Sign Language (ASL) bloopers I have made in my life.  At least they were embarrassing for me; they proved highly entertaining for the Deaf folks who were watching! Each case involved a pair of words, the appropriate word and the wrongContinue reading “Blog Post # 14: ASL — My ASL Bloopers”

Blog Post # 10: Mom And Interrupters

My Mom and I regularly wrote emails back and forth, beginning with Compuserve many years ago. We later moved on to AOL.  When we adopted a deaf child, Mom learned sign language with no hesitation, so she could come into his world.  And she loved watching interpreters, or, as she called them, “interrupters”. I knowContinue reading “Blog Post # 10: Mom And Interrupters”