Living With One Eye

Actually this post is about living with one real eye and one made of acrylic! It follows the previous post, Losing An Eye. I had chosen enucleation (removal of the eye) in order to get melanoma out of my system. Since there was no proof it was totally OUT, the blood donor service didn’t want to see […]

Losing An Eye

These past six years I’ve had a one-eyed view on life, and am glad that I can do most of what I used to do — but, of necessity, more carefully. A number of scenario can result in losing an eye: trauma during an accident on the farm, job or road; brain tumour; diabetes; and choroidal melanoma. […]