I live in the heart of Hollywood, with an Irishman, two pugs and two cats. I am a Los Angeles native, born near the ocean, moved to the mountains of Colorado as a teenager, and then to the east coast in my 20’s, but returned home in the mid 1990’s to rediscover my roots. In 2002, I was diagnosed with a rare degenerative retinal disease called Retinitis Pigmentosa, and in addition to poetry and short fiction, I write a blog called “Stories from the Edge of Blindness”. My poems, stories and essays have been published in numerous online and print … Read More>> about About Susan
I am a writer and poet, living in Los Angeles with an Irishman, 2 pugs and 2 cats. I am also going blind. This blog is my story of a slow approach to blindness as I traverse through the rubble of urban life. It is about moving into darkness and learning to see.