A Song For You

This song has several versions, but of course I have recorded the one from Karen Carpenter. I am not sure exactly when she recorded this, but in the film documentary about her life and eventual passing due to her eating disorder, they played this song at the end. It is hard to hear it and… Continue reading A Song For You

While My Guitar Gently Weeps

This song was written by George Harison and recorded on the Beatles White Album. The version I recorded was in the style of a remake by Santana and India Arie. It isn’t as well-known as several Beatles songs, but it is a good one!!

I’ll Be

Eeff I have always liked this song, though I am definitely no Reba MCEntire. I want my daughters to know how much I love them and that I will always be there for them however I can. Wherever they are.


Today is my dad’s birthday! We enjoyed many great memories together, but one that is most special to me is when the two of us went to an outdoor concert featuring Michael Marten Murphey. Every time I hear this song I think of Dad. So, to my dad, I know it’s not quite the same… Continue reading Wildfire

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Introduction to podcast and some basics about Desiree Renae

This is the first episode of Learning Blind Tech With Desiree Renae. I talk a bit about my tech background and discuss my reasons for starting this podcast. https://media.blubrry.com/3562447/content.blubrry.com/3562447/Episode_1_Introduction_to_podcast_and_basic_info_about_Desiree_Renae.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS | Please Subscribe to Learning Blind Tech with Desiree Renae

My Wish

Two decades ago yesterday, my daughter Natasha was born and I was a mom for the first time. I will never forget the first time I held her, it was exciting but a little frightening as well. I remember wondering what she would be like as she grew up and became her own person. Now… Continue reading My Wish

Goodbye My Val

This year has certainly seen me through several life changes, most of them wonderful. On July 25, 2023 however, we had to say goodbye to my second Guide Dog Valkyrie or Val as we liked to call her. She was my faithful guide and companion for over 10 years. She was full of life and… Continue reading Goodbye My Val