September Books Wrap Up | BookTube

Hello, I’m Rogan and welcome to my September books wrap up. This was a month of really good books, and four ARCs! Okay, let’s talk books! First up was a book that I pre-ordered and got on release day, Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas. This is a #ownvoices queer paranormal romance, focusing on Yadriel, whoContinue reading “September Books Wrap Up | BookTube”

Commander in Chief – Demi Lovato | ASL

No blog post, because this is an ASL translation of a song. Full lyrics are below. Commander in Chief – Demi Lovato (Lyrics) Were you ever taught when you were youngIf you mess with things selfishly, they’re bound to come undone?I’m not the only oneThat’s been affected and resented every story you’ve spun, and I’mContinue reading “Commander in Chief – Demi Lovato | ASL”

Deaf Interpreters | Deaf Awareness Month

Hello, I’m Rogan and welcome. Today I’ll be talking about Deaf interpreters and why they’re a thing, what we do, and situations you’ll find us in. I am a Deaf Interpreter personally, and I specialize in DeafBlind interpreting. Today’s video will be a broad overview of deaf interpreting, I might make a separate video forContinue reading “Deaf Interpreters | Deaf Awareness Month”

ASL translations of songs | Deaf Awareness Month

Hello, I’m Rogan and welcome. As you can see from the title, I’ll be talking about translating songs into ASL today. I was already planning on making this video, but it’s even more appropriate with the recent events. I’m not going to say names because this can actually apply to more than just one particularContinue reading “ASL translations of songs | Deaf Awareness Month”

Making your media accessible | Deaf Awareness Month

Hello, I’m Rogan and welcome. Today, this is kind of based on a comment I had on my first video for this month. I want to talk about how you should be making your content—whether that’s videos, pictures, art, etc.—as accessible to everyone as you can. It is challenging, and certainly not one-size-fits-all. I’ll beContinue reading “Making your media accessible | Deaf Awareness Month”

Fingerspelling – proper nouns and English | ASL Ponderings & Deaf Awareness Month

Hello, I’m Rogan and welcome. It’s been a while since I did an ASL Ponderings, so let’s do one today! I guess you could call this part three, because I have talked about fingerspelling a little bit before, and I have one video I’ve been wanting to make but I want to make sure toContinue reading “Fingerspelling – proper nouns and English | ASL Ponderings & Deaf Awareness Month”

Deaf Awareness Month 2020

Hello, I’m Rogan and welcome! September is here again, and that means it’s Deaf Awareness Month. This is a month where we put focus on promoting more awareness about different aspects of the deaf community. It might be general, it might be more specific about our culture, sign language, issues that impact our community, andContinue reading “Deaf Awareness Month 2020”