Adventures of a VIP by Vivian McDermott

By Vivian McDermott

Diana spends so much of her existence feeling like whatever isn’t right—and frightened that perhaps the matter is basically with her.

Continually suffering to tell apart among shades, she makes type fake pas that reason her sister’s eyes to roll. Diana journeys over curbs and babies and can’t regularly realize humans or locations she is familiar with good. And if these small embarrassing events aren’t undesirable adequate, wrecking her bicycle and motor vehicle actually reason her critical concern.

Friends and relations inform Diana to get her eyes checked—again. the attention surgeon tells Diana that her prescription hasn’t replaced and that she’s simply near-sighted. And in the meantime, Diana is going via lifestyles feeling like she needs to be clumsy and inattentive irrespective of how a lot she can pay attention.

Based on actual reviews from writer Vivian McDermott’s personal existence with an undiagnosed degenerative eye illness, Adventures of a VIP tells of 1 Montanan woman’s fight to navigate the actual world—both sooner than and after she’s clinically determined with retinitis pigmentosa at age fifty-six.

Inspiring and interesting, this tale explores the emotional and mental negative effects of residing with an undiagnosed in addition to the method of studying to deal with actual impairments.

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