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lesson 4

got it back today, error free. well, almost. the infringement wasn’t quite as harsh as breaking a rule, but the proofreader had to point it out. the library of congress does not recommend hyphenating a word over two pages, and i accidentally did. so, since it...

lesson 4

lesson for was emailed yesterday after another thorough proof-read. i wasn’t going to peek at lesson 5, but i did; it’s gunna be scary. in other news, i’ve returned my favorite winter coat to columbia to take advantage of their lifetime warranty. the...

lesson 3

just got my report back from the instructor. no errors! it’s hard not to get cocky, but i will have to be very careful with lesson 4… it introduces all the complex rules i’ve already told you about. i worked on it last weekend, and it made my grey...

one-cell whole-word contractions

sorry if the braille bores you. i worked on lesson 4 this weekend; i had forgotten about all the itty bitty rules. like the list of single letter abbreviations that must be memorized. but, can, do, every, from, go, have, just, knowledge, like, more, not, people,...

lesson 3

single and double quotes, apostrophe’s, parens, and brackets. i forgot how hieroglyphic braille is… i successfully completed lesson 2, my only error was that i started each sentence in cell 4 instead of cell 3; the instructor said i did not need to...

life

sorry i’ve been so mute. life’s been quite distracting lately. i handed in lesson 2 yesterday for my braille certification. hopefully she’ll be able to turn it around quickly as i’ve read lesson 3 several times already. work has been ok. two...