I will admit that I used to cringe ( ok I still do, it's just the wannabe editor in me heheheheh) at some folks typing but then I actually READ what it is they are trying to say. Everyone elses' loss if they don't take the time to meet you or think you are less because of it.
It isn't too difficult to realize the uneducated versus those who have difficulty with actual dyslexia or even spelling and it is more common that most of us would like to admit. Some famous people gifted with dyslexia are: Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein, Alexander Graham Bell, Cher, John Lennon, Harvey Cushing ( surgeon), Erin Brockovich, George Patton, "Stonewall" Jackson, Bruce Jenner, Henry Ford, Ted Turner, Walt Disney, Leonardo Da Vinci, Harry Belafonte, Jay Leno, Tom Cruise, Whoopi Goldberg, Henry Winkler, Keanu Reeves, The list goes on and on.
It can/does affect many areas of life, relationships included.
I imagine that across the board, you are likely to encounter many views and perceptions from people, ranging from- ignorant, to- understanding and nonjudgemental. Some issues arise-Are you upfront in your profile, stating your Achilles heel?
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Okay I've been on this site for a while now, I've seen threads about every kind of social issue I can think of,except learning disabilities. how are learning disabilities viewed by people who don't have them?
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All of our members are looking to meet new singles and begin new friendships and romances.We are here to help our member to connect with other singles that have a disability or are positive about dating with disabled singles.We offer to our members the chance to meet other singles and new dates without having to worry about explaining that they suffer from a different conditions of disabilities.Meeting people at the POF get togethers has been a great way to see the REAL people behind the profiles and see WHO they are in person not if they can spell or not. I worked with a gal who was in everyway sharp as a tack but was completely dyslexic and often had to repeat her work just because she'd marked everything backward,... Don't let it or anyone elses opinions hold you back from your dreams. I do believe we can train our mind to perform things that do not come natural to us, yes we have to work harder at them, but things can be achieved.I see dyslexia as the opposite to a strength, but I do not call it a weakness. As far as higher learning, and career goals, I would say if you want to advance get a tutor, plan to spend extra time working things out.The organisation helps those living in the London area and also has a separate group called Skittles for gay, bisexual and transgender customers.