W-A-T-E-R: Helen Keller Can Communicate

I get chills just imagining what Helen Keller must  have felt that day in 1877 when she felt the water flowing from a pump in Tuscumbia, Alabama as Anne Sullivan spelled the letters W-A-T-E-R into her hands. I was fortunate to grow up within 15 miles of Helen Keller's childhood home.  The story of how Helen Keller moved from  darkness and silence to language, communication and the … [Read more...]

Helen Keller Inspires

Today's Sunday Sign is a quote from Helen Keller. Runners in the Helen Keller Festival 5-mile run passed by this school sign near the halfway point of the June 2010 race. The message provided a nice boost to my spirit as I ran past that very hot, humid morning. A few days later, I drove by with my camera and snapped several pictures of the sign. Helen Keller's words remind us that we can … [Read more...]