Rosemarie and Arlene,
I just wanted to thank you for your kind words, and particularly for your saying you'd forgotten or not known that I am sighted. I do mention this occasionally because I do not want anyone, on any of the blind technology groups on which I participate, to ever believe I am trying to impersonate a blind person nor making any claim that I can or do know, a in lived experience sense, what it is to be blind. I've simply worked with blind technology and individuals who are blind and visually impaired for quite a few years now and that's taught me an awful lot.
But it's very nice to know that, at least for the most part, much of what I now write in these venues reads in such a way that the fact that I see is not at all readily obvious unless I bring it up or someone else does. There are times where the fact that I can see is relevant, and it makes perfect sense for that to be mentioned when it is. But when it's not germane to the conversation it just isn't.
Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 20H2, Build 19042
[Regarding the Supreme Court refusing to hear the case brought by Texas to overturn the votes certified by 4 states:] Pleased with the SCOTUS ruling, but also immediately slightly terrified of where this crazy train goes next. We should know by now there’s a bottomless supply of crazy.
~ Brendan Buck, former adviser to Speakers of the House Paul Ryan and John Boehner