“I’ve had a vibrant imagination since I was a kid, and used to draw, paint and sculpt often.
“As an adult, I set that aside for many years. I saw my eye condition as a barrier to any visual expression.
“Now, with the unfailing encouragement of family and friends, I am happily allowing dreams, imaginings and stories to spill from the brush. My reduced physical vision has become a gateway to a richer, inner sight.”