Where Have We Been?

Faithful Luminati, your favourite beacons of blindness have not forgotten about you!   Despite a mysterious and lengthy absence, we’re working on a comeback. Obviously we can’t apologize enough for just kind of disappearing, but that doesn’t mean I can’t explain what happened and where we’ve been. Spoiler alert: We didn’t travel far… or at … Read more

36. Being Married On ODSP Just Sucks

In a tale of love and marriage, The Blindnamic Duo are sharing how they make things work on this week’s podisode!   After a slight delay, Marc and Jan are back to discuss what it’s like to be married while relying on social assistance. How does being on ODSP put a strain on those in … Read more

35. You Say You Want A Disability Revolution

The Blindnamic Duo are back and have plenty of ground to cover!   How is Marc preparing for a revolution and what is Jan doing to help paint a picture for him? We’re  reviewing Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution, talking Instagram photos and making a big announcement. Be sure to listen if you’re on the … Read more

The ODSP Chronicles

It’s been a few weeks since we’ve covered Ontario’s Disability Support Program (ODSP) on here and there’s a reason for that.   After delving into social assistance so much and ultimately becoming very discouraged, I needed a break from it. We’ve actively been avoiding serious subject matter on the podcast and I’ve even strayed away … Read more

32. Do Blind People Dream Of Visually-Impaired Sheep?

You’re not dreaming, The Blindnamic Duo are back with another dose of podcasting fun!   On this edition of the Blind Luminations podcast, Marc and Jan are having a slumber party! Get on your PJs, grab your pillows and freeze someone’s underpants! (Okay, maybe don’t do that last one…) The two are talking about blindness, … Read more

Addressing The Few Blind Negatives Of Disney+

A lot has changed since we shared our thoughts in November, but how Can Disney+ Improve ItS Service For The Blind?   Full disclosure: Despite this entry’s title, Disney+ has undergone several tweaks to help disabled users. Going above and beyond , the developers built-accessibility features into their apps from day one and still refine the … Read more

25. The Podisode About How Marc Got Into College

  The Blindnamic Duo are celebrating their 25th episode in style and it’s… educational?   Covering how Marc got into college, he and Jan lay out how The Blind Avenger earned his degree at the school of hard knocks. Why did the former head of journalism refuse to talk with the beacon of blindness? How … Read more

20. The Podisode About Accessible Technology

Where does Marc get all of his wonderful toys? Find out as The Blindnamic Duo explore the fantastical world of accessible technology!   From computers to phones and smart speakers to talking pen thingies, there’s a lot available to help the blind with everyday tasks. Hear all about some of the things Marc uses to … Read more

19. The Podisode About Being A Blind Journalist

Stop the presses, The Blindnamic Duo are back to break a story that will change things forever!   Okay so maybe there’s a bit of fake news in there, but we are definitely back with some audio fun for your earholes. Join Marc and Jan as they get into the former’s career as a journalist … Read more