Hearing

WHAT INSURANCE DOESN’T COVER

Seeing. Hearing. Eating. Breathing. Breathing. No one covers asthma medication anymore. A while ago, insurance companies universally decided to stop covering medication to prevent asthma attacks. Most of us don’t have the medication anymore. We buy emergency inhalers because they cost around $50 — without insurance. The daily… Read More ›

HEAR NO EVIL

Photographs by Garry Armstrong I hate eavesdroppers and eavesdropping. It’s been a real issue in my world, because for most of my life, I’ve shared my home with others. Sometimes family or friends. Often whoever needed a place to stay. Which… Read More ›

COME AGAIN?

It happened again. Someone’s left a voicemail message, but all I can make out are a few words. Maybe, if I’m lucky, I recognize the voice. Maybe not. We used to leave messages on our answering machines telling folks to speak slowly and… Read More ›