Maxine, the sweetest, smartest, sneakiest Seeing Eye Dog

Maxine, the sweetest, smartest, sneakiest Seeing Eye Dog died on Monday April 16, 2018. Maxine loved wearing her harness and going on adventures. If I wanted to walk with her, though, I had to earn that right. In our first week together she crashed me into planters, chairs, and even stairs. “It takes time to [...]

2018-05-15T00:11:18+00:00April 17th, 2018|

The Helen Keller Achievement Award

On April 4, the American Foundation for the Blind presented me with the Helen Keller Achievement Award! Helen Keller has had a huge influence on my life — her books, her advocacy, and especially her incredible spirit. Receiving this award is a tremendous honor. I’m determined to devote my life to advocacy, just like Helen. [...]

2018-04-07T00:01:13+00:00April 6th, 2018|