VIP TAG QUESTIONS:
1. What medical condition caused you to be blind or visually impaired?
Uveitis Iritis: Arthritis of the eye.

2. In 3 words, describe your vision.
Strange, uncomfortable, unique.

3. What is the hardest thing to do being blind OR Visually impaired?
Painting my nails. I didn’t realise how hard it is to do hand – eye coordination with no working eyes!

4. What is the best part about being blind

Meeting loads of great people, and educating others on visual impairments.

5. What question do you get asked most about or because of your vision?

Do I live with my parents? I live in a highly populated Asian community, and they all are amazed I live independently away from my families they believe you should live with your parents to have that constant support.

6. Do you have a cane, a guide dog, or neither?
I have a cane, but have applied for a guide dog 🙂

7. What one piece of advice would you give to someone who is losing, going to lose, or has lost their vision?

Allow yourself to grieve for what you’re losing / lost. Accept that you cannot do things as easily or quickly as you once used to.

8. What is one piece of advice you would give to a sighted person about interacting with a person who is blind or visually impaired?
Don’t assume that because a person is using a cane or guide dog that they have other limitations in the way of learning disabilities.

9. Why did you join YouTube/ Blogging?
I joined the world of blogging because I hope to educate others on disabilities, mores blindness: I feel there is no system implemented to understand and accept disabilities within Society, this leads to lack of communication, confusion, and a worry of offending the person with a disability; so interaction is avoided unless they have already met a person with a disability.

10. Name 3 people to do this tag next.

ElzTheBelz See My Way Girl Gone Blind

8 comments on “VIP Questions Tag”

    • Hey Sarah, thanks for taking the time to comment 🙂 Yes strangely there is alarge misconception that people who are blind also have other disabilities, which infact is very rare. Take care xxx

    • Hey Jodie, it’s not always been easy as you can probably imagine but there’s no point being angry/ upset forever, so fingers crossed i’m getting that message across 🙂 Thank you for commenting, looking forward to reading more from the new blogging linky 🙂 xxx

  1. You have a wonderful attitude to life, and it reminds me of what I was taught when I did some councelling many years ago. Its important to recognise and aknowledge the bad things that happen to us, but not to let them dictate and direct our futures.
    Thank you for reminding me of this, Tracey xx #bloggerclubuk

    • Hey,
      Thank you for your lovely comment! I’m really glad this has made you think and remember 🙂 not because I think i’m great or anything, but just that it reminded you and hopefully somehow made you feel a little more positive afterwards :)*soppy moment* i’m so glad I made this blog, not just for my personal reasons but to join things such as the blogging community. meeting great people such as yourself and having a connection and trying to get to know each other a little better through reading blogs and responding to them 🙂 hope you have a great day! BloggerClubUK

  2. This is a great way of understanding more about blindness, I really hope you get your guide dog soon :). Its great you are raising awareness and building your own community online, some great advice too. Thank you for joining us at #BloggerClubUK Hope you can join us again next week x

    • Hey,
      Thank you for your lovely comment 🙂 I would love to build a bigger following, to reach more people and hopefully educate people a little on the wonders of the blind community 😛
      Really looking forward to the next Linky! Thank you for having me! xxx #BloggerClubUK

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