[Perform-Talk] [Chapter-presidents] Advice on Writer Seeking Assistance

Parmie Similton nfbmontgomery at gmail.com
Wed Jan 2 20:45:25 UTC 2019

 I might be able to help with this. Could you give me a call at
334-296-1619 or have your chapter member to reach out to me whenever it is
convenient for him.

On Wed, Jan 2, 2019 at 2:07 PM Michelle Clark via Chapter-presidents <
chapter-presidents at nfbnet.org> wrote:

> All,
> I have a chapter member, who, prior to his vision loss, was involved in
> acting, directing, and writing drama. He is currently the Director of the
> Drama Ministry for his church.
> As his vision diminishes , he has done little to obtain alternative skills
> such as learning to type non-visually. In fact, he tells me he did not type
> well when he could see better. Over the course of time, he hired typist to
> do his work for him. After a recent brush with what I would say “a bad
> actor”, I am trying to encourage him to  learn some skills but, in the
> interim, his work in   drama needs to continue.
> Within the last few weeks, his church and all involved, agreed to perform
> a play I have written for Black History Month. I did the typing on that
> one.  However, I am interested in your thoughts on where he could reach out
> for typist (he will pay) and other thoughts on how it has worked for you in
> such a situation. I appreciate your comments.
> Thanks,
> Michelle
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Thank You!

Parmie L. Similton, President
National Federation of the Blind
3547 Dalraida Court
Montgomery, AL 36109
www.nfbmontgomery at gmail.com

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