Hearing a character in a book

Re-blog of a Brilliant post below by a person who describes about the challenges of writing books for the hearing world when you are deaf. I would be interested to read one of the books to see if you can tell any difference.  As a person who is hard of hearing but chooses not to wear hearing aids, it is easy to assume your reality is similar to that of other people’s. 
Being A Deaf Writer

Sometimes, being a deaf writer presents a unique set of challenges that hearing writers might not be as concerned about. Some of these challenges might seem obvious, some of them less so. For example, dialogue can be something I struggle with – developing someone’s voice, the way they speak, without coming across as stilted or […]

Writing, Deaf Awareness, Inspiration, Deafness


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