HI Monica, I just wanted to say that you have such a sweet caring spirit about you:) Defend your choice to alternative medicine and food supliments. www.healthfreedomrights.com Katie Hill Kaitlyn@xxxxxxxxxxxxx -----Original Message----- From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Monica Willyard Sent: Thursday, June 07, 2007 11:44 AM To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Carrie and staff blind or sighted >I think it's neat to know about each person here, what they are like >as people. I was born blind, as many people here were. I have a >sighted friend who sends me Braille letters, and I really like >that. By the same token, knowing someone is sighted helps me know >when to use smileys in private notes to them or that they might >enjoy a photo if we send mail back and forth. I would also like to >know if we have any people here who use Bookshare due to a learning >disability. This isn't because I want to cause division here or to >label anyone. My family has a history of severe dyslexia, and my >mother is the only one of her generation to go beyond the third >grade because they didn't know how to treat it back then. I've been >told that children diagnosed with dyslexia are now being taught to >use Braille or a screenreader to do schoolwork. I think my aunt and >uncle would qualify for Bookshare services, and yet they have >concluded that they just can't learn. I may not be able to help >them for now, but I do want to know that we're meeting the needs of >all of our readers here. > "Don't let yesterday use up too much of today!" Will Rogers Monica Willyard, rhyami@xxxxxxxxx Add rhyami to your Skype if you'd like to chat. To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line. To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.