DAILY POST CHALLENGE

WHAT HAS COMPUTER  TECHNOLOGY DONE FOR YOU?  The Daily Post Challenge throws this challenge to those interested in writing and that is something bloggers seem to want to do.  Well, a few photograper-type bloggers are in the mix, mainly those of us on this path are writers or wannabe writers.  Even though I have had two books published by well thought of publishers, I classify myself as a wanna-be.   By my definition,  real authors write good novels, not necessary great, but good and that is why I am a wanna be.

I make it clear every where I write publicly  that I have dysgraphia, for four reasons:

  1.  to educate those who don’t know some of us struggle with something akin to dyslexia when it comes to writing; I am particularly hopeful, some who struggle with writing will consider dysgraphia as the problem, not being lazy or stupid or careless; I also hope those who think those of us who have problems  with spelling, punctuation and such will be a bit more understanding;
  2. to warn those who get driven crazy by misspellings and mis-punctuations to not read what I have to say; it isn’t worth the stress.
  3. to serve as a model for fighting the stigma attached to such labels;
  4. some might also think my having published serves as a a role model for others with dysgraphia; perhaps, but not, not without lots of help and some of that help came  from technology.  So back to Daily Challenge question

Topic #281: Does technology help you write?

Well, as always, I’ve changed the question to suit my thoughts.  I am answering the question, what has computer technology done for you?  

So much, tears of gratitude fill my eyes when I think about how different my life would have been.  .   No books published.  No hope of more publishing to come. No learning more and more and more helpful stuff.  No sharing when lots of others what I have found interesting or helful.   No contact with distant friends, no new friends across the world.  At the saying goes: “Computers have been very good to me.”   Thank you all the nerds of the world

Share, care, and grow strong.

 

 

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