Grand Theft Cane: The Day I Almost Weaponized My Mobility Aid

So, there I was, fresh off a 16-hour flight, wandering around the dazzling expanse of Hamad International Airport in Doha. My backside was numb, my brain was mush, and my guide dog was off gallivanting at home, leaving me to rely on my trusty cane and a fancy AI app for visual descriptions. It was … Read more

Trip.com: Where Your Travel Dreams Go to Die (Unless You’re Not Blind)

Well, folks, I’ve done it again. I’ve managed to turn the simple act of booking a flight into an epic odyssey of frustration and disappointment. This time, the villain of the story is none other than trip.com, a website that seems to be specifically designed to torment blind travelers like myself.   You see, I … Read more

When Hunger Strikes, But Only for the Orange Powdery Stuff

Yesterday, my darling stepson decided it was time for sustenance. Now, when I say “sustenance,” I mean the holy grail of childhood cuisine: cereal or mac and cheese. Because, you know, when you’re truly famished, your options are obviously limited to these two culinary masterpieces.   Apparently, being hungry and picky are mutually exclusive. Who … Read more