Gary Wunder addresses a group at the World Blind Union event in Orlando, Florida, in 2016.
Posted by Gary Wunder | 01/04/2018 | Education, General, Stories
As a child words meant everything to me. I loved to hear people talk and tell stories. One of the things I liked the best was when people read, but exactly what they were doing both perplexed and amazed me. Read more Braille Opens Doors Previously Closed...
Dealt movie poster featuring Rick with a deck of cards fanned out in his hands with the words "Dealt. One of the world's greatest card magicians... is completely blind. SXSW Film Festival Winner 2017"
Posted by Gary Wunder | 10/18/2017 | General
(This post contains some spoilers about the movie, Dealt.) Richard Turner is a living breathing card mechanic. His friends and family call him Rick, and he manipulates cards in ways which leave people scratching their heads. An audience member picks a card, tells Rick what it is, and places it back in the deck. Read more Dealt: A Card Mechanic's Success in the Face of Blindness...
Posted by Gary Wunder | 05/23/2017 | General, Stories
One frequent topic of discussion in the National Federation of the Blind is why we joined, when we joined, and those things that pushed us towards and away from the organization. Read more How Love Convinced Gary Wunder to Join the National Federation of the Blind...
Posted by Gary Wunder | 05/31/2016 | General
For this post, I asked Gary to share some of his favorite kinds of stories that have appeared in the Monitor over the years. Check out his list and if you like, leave a comment telling us what your favorite Monitor stories are. Stories I Love that have Appeared in the Braille Monitor Read more Editor's Pick: Highlights from the Braille Monitor...