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There are also monthly columns:
From the editor by Lori Motis,
Blind man walking by Joshua Loya,
Living with low vision by Donna Williams,
Yarn, hook, and needle, crafts by Phyllis Campbell,
The view from here by Mark Carlson,
From the pages of Donna's travel diary by Donna J. Jodhan,
Tips and tidbits from the Food Lady by Lori Motis AKA Food Lady, and tech news from various writers.
Blind people talking is a column where readers share their personal adventures living with a visual challenge.
We also have updates from Global Cane Outreach on their mission trips and events.
The news is emailed on or before the seventh of each month to all current subscribers. Subscribing is free! To subscribe send an email to
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Three months $8, six months $14, nine months $21, and for 12 months $25.
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Lori AKA Food Lady
Publisher and editor of the Blind Post news
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We are a group of blind fun-loving, congenial, and interesting people from all over the world, who use our computers, iPhones, screen-readers and microphones to play games, chat, learn, and socialize on our own internet TeamTalk server. We have a full schedule of activities every day and evening and you can drop in whenever you wish. We play trivia and word games, have a talent show twice monthly, and play our favorite music in our music rooms. You can get help with your computer, your iPhone, your cooking, and your chess game, or you can just simply have fun! We also have a book-discussion group and Bible groups. There is no end to the stimulation, excitement, and camaraderie you will experience, and it is all free!
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when the form is active on the RS Games site.
You will have a chance to win $75 for First Place, $50 for Second place, or $25 for Third Place! If you have any questions, please write to:
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Thanks to our diverse and extensive group of dedicated members, we will soon be celebrating our tenth year as a worldwide community.
To celebrate, we will be hosting a huge Tenth-Birthday Bash on Saturday, January 27th and will be presenting many prominent speakers within the blindness field, along with other very special guests! Be sure to stay tuned for updates very soon, because we have some big surprises in store for you! Sign up today so you don’t miss out on all of the festivities! Send us an email with your first and last name, email address, preferred nickname, phone number, and how you heard about us, and send it to:
More Exciting News!
We also just launched our very own worldwide radio station called, Out-Of-Sight Radio, and you can listen in several ways by clicking the links below! If you would like to contact our DJ’s to make a request, or contact our Station Manager to inquire about becoming one of our DJ’s, also use the corresponding links below!
Winamp and Tune-In
Windows Media Player
Search for Out-Of-Sight Radio
256KBPS (MP3 stream)
64KBPS (AAC stream)
Out-Of-Sight Radio Page
You can also visit the Out-Of-Sight Radio page
Catch the vision, it’s Out-Of-Sight
Visit the hottest, most happening place around on the web. Where the blind community will be inspired and entertained! It's the BlindCafe.net
and it’s a great place to learn, laugh, chat and make long lasting friendships with people from around the world. There is always someone to greet you with a friendly smile night and day. Join our breakfast club at 7 am and find out what’s going on in each others neck of the woods. Can’t make it for Coffee? Don’t worry, join us for lunch bunch at Noon to 1pm. Can’t sleep? Join us in our Café After Dark Room for a chat until the wee hours of the morning. Blind Café is totally free! Join us for our weeklyTexas Hold Em,Black Jack, Zilch and Ditch Em Tournaments with cash and prizes for our year end winners. Come and try out our awesome stereo music rooms,join us for a fun trivia game,Play Farkle, Zilch and Dice world with your friends, Act in one of our Mystery who done it plays ? We have an array of tutorials on programs such as I-Phones, N.V.D.A, and Gold Wave. We have over 600 described movies for you to listen to at your convenience. Revisit your favorite classic described T.V shows such as Leave it to Beaver and Happy Day’s. Our Comedy Lounge has plenty of comedians for you to listen to; we have Jeff Dunham, Roy D Mercer, and so many more. You can laugh whenever you feel the need. Come join our Christmas festivities and win cash and prizes, starting with our $300 money wheel. You never know what Santa will do on Blind Café.net. Join the party at
It’s the site where there’s something fun for everyone”
Visit the hottest, most happening place around on the web.
Where the Blind Community will be inspired and entertained!
It's the BlindCafe.net and it's a great place to learn, laugh, chat and makelong lasting friendships. There is always someone to greet you with a friendly
Blind Café is totally free! Join us for our weekly Ditch Em , Zilch and Texas Hold Em Tournaments with cash and prizes for our year-end winners. Come and
try out our awesome stereo music rooms. Challenge yourself with one of our trivia games or visit our Tech room for tutorials on an array of programs. Or
just come on in and join us for an inter active chat! It's totally accessible and easy to use.
We send out a daily schedule along with a monthly newsletter full of our members activities and thoughts. We will keep you well informed about our current
and up coming events!
Most people eat pumpkins, Turkey’s and Duck’s! On Blind Café we race them! For example in October we have a fun Pumpkin race, with a cash prize of $25
for the fastest pumpkin in cyber space! In November, we have our Annual Turkey race and in December it is off to our Reindeer Races. You get to name your
Reindeer, then dress it up any way you please and enter it into our Christmas Party Reindeer race and hopefully win an extra $25 to spend for Christmas!
Also on the Café in December on the first Saturday of the month in our On Broadway Room we show case our members talent in the form of a traditional night
of Christmas Carols. Also in December, we write, produce and our members star in a full length Christmas Play.
Our Blind Café Chat community is made up of over 40 free voice chat rooms that are extremely user friendly, and all you need is a microphone to get started!
To become a member and join our free chat community, go to our website, at
The Blind Café is a completely free totally screen reader friendly voice chat site for the blind, their friends, and families. Some of our rooms are:
A Donut and Coffee Shop, which opens at 7 A M, Come join our breakfast club and discuss world events or just what the weather is like in each others part
of the world. If you are an early riser you can come and share some chat and morning laughs.
Cafe Fitness Zone Look and feel better
Recording Studio - Record yourself, singing or playing a musical instrument then turn it into a MP3 file!
The Movie Room, We have over 600 described movies for your enjoyment.
The Bistro for lunch time chat.
Can’t sleep? Café after Dark opens late at night for insomniacs
TV Land Come listen to your favorite TV shows from the past.
Our Tiki Game Hut, come play games like Pyramid, Rock and Roll Fantasy, Song burst, Let’s make a Scene, Musical Bingo, Chain Reaction, Buzz Word, Jeopardy,
What’s the word, Name that Tune and so many more. We have over 30 games prepared especially for our members by our members.
The Café Comedy Lounge. get ready for some great comedians like Jeff Dunham, Roy D Mercer,Jeff Foxworthy and more
Gadgets Tech Room I didn't know that learning Center. listen to our learning tutorials on programs such as Gold Wave, N.V.D.A, Outlook, Self-Addressing
your own labels and envelopes.
At the Hop Rock Music come play and let’s rock and roll! We also have Big Band, Bluegrass, a Country Music Room a Jukebox, and a Pirate’s Cove with Island
Music from Jimmy Buffett for your enjoyment.
Faith Chapel to worship together.
Mystery Theater. listen to one of our very own produced mini who dun it plays, starring our very own Blind Café Members. You can also get a part in one
of our plays.
For more info, please Visit us at
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