by Linda Bilodeau Recently, I had the pleasure of having dinner with a woman who also has hearing loss. We met several years ago and became friends after having many conversations about our shared experiences with hearing loss. I found … Read More
by Linda Bilodeau During the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day, I spent time looking at my life by reviewing the present, the past year, and what I’d like to accomplish in the coming year. As a writer, I … Read More
by Linda Bilodeau Growing up in Vermont, I always looked forward to the calendar pages turning to fall, my favorite time of year. In October, lively green leaves would turn crimson and gold, signaling a call to action before the … Read More
During the summer months, my husband and I like to catch up with our local friends who live in our Southwest Florida town full-time. The other night we were invited to someone’s house for dinner and were served a fine meal, pork tenderloin with apricots, couscous, asparagus, and a delightful French rosé. We spent a lively evening talking about our shared interest in movies, books, and politics. As friends we agree on most things. My husband and his friend met as medical school classmates many years ago, and the men lost track of each other after graduation….