This Hackless Productivity Hack Holds the Key to a Peaceful Heart
Slow down, just for a minute, and focus on the spaces between
Recently I helped a blind person I’ve never met, go from freezing to comfortable.
Be My Eyes is a free service for people with visual impairments, connecting volunteers with people who need help interpreting visual cues. It’s been a while since I’ve received a call from the Be My Eyes app, but that distinctive tone lightened my heart, as it always does.
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The person who made the call was having trouble working out her air conditioner remote control, so I gave verbal directions for where to put her fingers as she held the control up to her phone’s camera.
Such a simple thing, but it made a real difference in the life of someone who will probably never know my name, nor I theirs.
There’s something about helping someone with something they’re unable to do themselves that feels like a ray of sunli…
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