The Cyborg Cometh…

Guess I haven't written anything in awhile. I think I wanted to just have some great big, awesome thing to say... and the closest I can come to that is: I can hear. Yep. The Processor for the Cochlear WORKED. I can hear. And good lord, what the hell am I hearing? This is a really loud world you folks have here... how the heck haven't you all lost your minds already? I'm hearing stuff that makes no real sense to me.. and realizing how much of the world of sound I missed...…Read more …

Grandpa Smith (Bumpa)

I've been thinking about my Grandpa Smith an awful lot lately. Just when I let my mind cool off, library and computers... I start trying to remember what my grandpa's voice sounded like. What he looked like, smelled like, sounded like, acted like.I keep having visions of him, ata¬† birthday, giving me a tent. It was an orange pup tent. We used to use it to sleep out in the back yard. I remember a big guy. Freckles. He always smiled when he saw us coming. Chewed tobacco (thought it was gross smelling,…Read more …