Phoebe shares her journey in search for her real identity in this personal narrative. Growing up oral and being taught that speaking was the way to go and to survive in the world, she reveals how she discovered Deaf culture at the age of 21, the identity dilemma she grappled with after that, and the life-changing impact of that discovery.
In the story, she concludes “I am Deaf. By Birth. By Choice.”
To read the story, click here to download: Me myself and I