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Monday motivation: Summer edition

When I started this feature, I wasn’t sure how much content I’d have to share. […]

Great Canadian Dyslexic: Dr. Angus Reid

Name Angus Reid Birth Regina, Saskatchewan — December 17, 1947 Current home: Vancouver, BC Profession […]

Monday motivation: The Fonz, a Beatle and a pig(sy)

What does the Fonz, a Beatle and a Pig(sy) have in common? They’re all incredibly […]

Dyslexia self-acceptance in five stages

A 20-year study, released in 2002, found that dyslexics who accept their dyslexia and reframe […]

Monday motivation for dyslexics and those who love us

Need a shot of positivity with your Monday coffee? Keep reading! For dyslexics and our […]

What type of dyslexic are you? Candid, closet or confused?

A 2009 study found that the majority of adult dyslexics hide their dyslexia. Why? To […]

“Hacking” the dyslexic brain

      Inventors have long been experimenting with technology to make reading and learning […]

The dyslexic journey: Not all those who wander are lost

I love this quote because it describes exactly how I feel about being dyslexic. My […]

Sunday book review: Dyslexia is my superpower (most of the time)

My own daughter taught me: dyslexic children are very good at telling you what they need to learn. Margaret Rooke’s book “Dyslexia is my superpower (most of the time)” gives these kids a voice. We need to listen.

When I tell you I’m dyslexic as illustrated in owl photos

In the time it takes to say “I’m dyslexic,” I go from being a “normal” person” to being a “disabled,” “special” and occasionally even “cool” person in your eyes. Your reaction and how it makes me feel.