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  • 00:55

    The Blind Blogger Maxwell Ivey!

    in Health

    TWU welcomes Maxwell Ivey to the show!  Maxwell is a totally blind business owner, blogger, sometimes podcaster, and newly self published author.  His primary business is helping people sell new and used amusement equipment and related items.


    His ebook is a short motivational one called Leading You Out of the Darkness Into the Light, a blind man's inspirational guide to success. In it he shares the life lessons he's learned and offers 11 exercises for people to work through.


    To learn more about Maxwell, visit his website: http://theblindblogger.net/.

  • 01:04

    Blind Trust by John Nuckel

    in Books

    Join us at the global campfire for a preview of Blind Trust


    Host: Lady Selah SuJuris


    Guest: Author of the #rectorSTseries John Nuckel


    Dramatic Readings: John Nuckel, Lindsay Nuckel, and Mike Paine


    Book Reviews: Charlie Checkers


    Video Reviews: Carole P. Roman


                            Michale Phillip Cash


    Surprise at the end of the show! 


    Website Link: johnnuckel.com

  • 00:34

    4 Surefire Tips For Blind Dating

    in Self Help

    Everyone has experienced the dreaded “fix up” at some point. Why do people in relationships feel the need to play matchmaker for their single friends? Is it possible to find love on a blind date?


    How to accept, politely (but firmly) decline, or deal with the aftermath of a fix up gone wrong, as well as the joys of a match that truly works!

  • 00:15

    Tammy Roussell - Mitsy Kit Sewing & Quilting For The Blind

    in Entrepreneur

    Host Kevin Willett is joined by Tammy  Roussell from  Mitsy Kit Sewing & Quilting For The Blind. The Mitsy Kit assists the blind and visually impaired to participate in the art of sewing, quilting, and fabric crafting using touch based guides. Please visit their page on Open Style Lab at http://www.openstylelab.com/introducing-the-mitsy-kit-sewing-without-seeing/


    To learn more about the Friends of Kevin Networking Group and to see a list of upcoming events please visit their website at www.friendsofkevin.com


    If you would like to be a guest on the show please message me.

  • 00:20

    Blind Influence

    in Books

    Linda Riesenberg Fisler has launched her debut fiction novel, Blind Influence.  In this fifteen minute interview she will talk about the book, its characters, some of the research she did for the book and will read a few teasers from the book. 


    To learn more about Blind Influence (including a sneak peek at the first chapter), go to this link: http://www.lindafisler.com/blind-series/blind-influence-book-summary/


    The book is already receiving Five Star reviews!  Be sure to tune in and listen to the fascinating tale of how Linda started writing this book


     

  • Programs and Services for Blind and Visually Impaired Pennsylvanians

    in Culture

    Join us for a conversation about programs and services offered by the Veterans Health Administration’s Blind Rehabilitation Services and the PA Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services, available to Pennsylvanians. 


    Our guests will be:


    Jennifer Throop, M.S. CVRT (Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist), Blind Rehab Specialist/Visual Impairment Services Coordinator for the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center, Karen Walsh-Emma, M.S. CRC, District Administrator of the Wilkes-Barre District Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services, and Jim Pius, a Vietnam Combat Army Veteran, legally blind since 1989 due to a traumatic eye injury resulting in Glaucoma. Jim enjoys an active, independent lifestyle in NEPA, and credits his success to the great support he has received from the VA and his family and friends.


    White Cane Day Blindness and Disability Expo Flyer


    PA Independent Living Radio Show is brought to you Fridays at 12:00 pm EDT by The Arc of Luzerne County. Please consider a donation in support of our work to help improve the quality of life for people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and their families.


    Visit PA Disability News to stay up to date on news and events of interest to the PA disability community. Thanks for listening!

  • 01:00

    The Blind Blogger with Maxwell Ivy

    in Self Help

    I started blogging to promote that site and met a lot of wonderful people in the blogosphere. They told me that I had an amazing story and many commented on how I inspired them. They finally convinced me that I had a bigger purpose in store for myself.


    Maxwell Ivy create a blog, and in it he shares his personal journey, struggles, and triumphs. He got noticed by a lot of people and has appeared as a guest, an interview subject, and a motivator on many different sites. My As Seen Online page lists these places.


    Max does his best to help others, and do so mostly by encouraging them to take steps towards their ultimate goal, or to continue on the path they have started.


    He now offers coaching to help people who are stuck and frustrated with not being able to find their passion or follow their dreams once they have determined what they want in their lives. He is available to speak to groups. Max believes that by sharing the story of my personal growth and transformation, it will motivate and inspire anyone who hears it.


    In addition to starting a new business, he also lost over 250 pounds through a combination of gastric surgery, diet, exercise, positive attitude, meditation, and prayer.


    Join to the show to hear Max's empowerment story...Maxwell Ivy the Blind Blogger  theblindblogger.net/

  • 00:30

    The Difference between taking a calculated risk and going in Blind

    in Entertainment

    We will discuss the difference between taking a "calculated risk" and going in blind" . Is the stock market a good place to put your nest egg in. Do you even have a nest egg. Do you know how to save money? These are some of the questiuons we will review and answer on tonight's show. I'm not an investment expert or financial advisor, however I will discuss the subject from my perspective as someone that has invested money in the stock market before. As always, the information discussed on the show is from personal experiences. What i say may or may not work for you. I will always encouragfe you tro invest in yourself and do what you think is right for you.

  • 01:04

    Blind Trust by Award Winning Author John Nuckel

    in Books

    Join us at the global campfire for a preview of the third book in the Rector Street Series, Blind Trust.


    Recap of Book 1: The Vig; Book 2: GRIT


     


    Host: Lady Selah SuJuris


    Co-Host: Charlie Checkers


    Guest: John Nuckel


    Video Reviews: Carole P. Roman


                           Michael Phillip Cash


    Dramatic Reads: Mike Paine


                             Lindsay Nuckel, John Nuckel


     


    After the show:  (You may copy and paste)


    You can tweet @johnnuckel "Take me to #rectorSTseries" for a entry to win a copy of The Vig.


    Pin the tweet and tell friends for a chance to win the series in Paperback or ebook!


    Award Winning Author; 2014 Marble Award Winner for The Vig

  • The UCC Show 2.36 - No Blind Eye: Suicide

    in Christianity

    Welcome to the UnCommon Christianity podcast, affectionately known as The UCC Show!  


    Tonight- No Blind Eye returns to talk about suicide! According to statistics, 1 in 3 people have known a person who has committed suicide, attempted suicide, or has been connected to a suicide. People who have committed or attempted suicide have been called cowards, attention whores, and worse. Several religions and multiple denominations within Christianity believe it to be the "unforgivable sin." The biggest question asked about the subject is: Is it unforgivable? The No Blind Eye series returns to dig into the topic with its typical no-holds-barred approach!


    All this and more on tonight's UCC Show!


    Send us your thoughts and questions- Our contact information is below!


    Email: AskUCCShow, Phone: 347.989.8865, Twitter: @UCC_Show, Facebook: facebook.com/uccministries or join us in the live chatroom.


    Join us weekly as we discuss the things that matter. This may be one of the most thought-provoking two hours of your day- Join us and participate!


    Check out BeNotCommon.com, and join us here weekly for a show you definitely shouldn't miss!

  • 00:06

    On Becoming Color-blind (Letter 23)

    in Culture

    Dear Y.B.M.:


    I trust that you are winning over racism.


    In this short note, I would like to say a word to you about becoming color-blind.


    America is a multicultural society. America is not just made up of white and black, but of many colors, races, nationalities, and languages. If you are going to be a leader in this country, you had better shed your “black thing” mentality and become color-blind in your dealings with all people. To help you with this concept, here are some suggestions:


    1. I have had the privilege of traveling all over the world, and believe it or not, all people are basically the same. No matter where they come from, or what language they speak, all people desire the same things, for the most part.


    2. Learn how to speak the universal language of love. You must develop a loving heart for all people. Smile and shake hands. They are just as afraid of you as you are of them.


    3. Show an interest in other people’s culture and ways. Ask them questions. Learn a few words of their language. Eat their food. (By the way, I would strongly encourage you to learn how to speak Spanish and Chinese fluently, in light of the new, global economy.)


    ...