With the help of her personal teacher Annie Sullivan and an abundance of determination, Helen Keller overcame her hearing-impairedness and sight-impairedness and learned to read, write and communicate. Helen Keller became a nationally and internationally known speaker and author, as well as a significant historical figure.
Actress Patty Duke Astin portrayed Helen Keller in the 1962 motion picture, The Miracle Worker.
Our Meme Express prompt today offers several word-prompt choices. Pick one, or use as many as you can (as a blog prompt challenge):
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Throughout 2009, please join us at The Heart of a Ready Writer, a Bible reading and devotional blog, as we read through the entire Bible in chronological order.