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Gabriel Shalom Fri, Nov 13, 2009

Here is another example of an amazing technological extension of human communication. A key difference here being the community surrounding TEMPT saw his transition from full health to illness and came up around him to support him. The video from silentmiaow is remarkable because she achieved poetry and aesthetics which crossed from her interior world to the exterior entirely independently.

These are both strong examples of technologies which may start being used by "healthy" or "normal" people even though they originate under the auspices of healthcare. To learn more about eyewriter visit

Also of extreme interest in terms of alternative languages is the story of Poto and Cabengo, a pair of identical twins (real names Grace and Virginia Kennedy, respectively), who used a secret language up to the age of about eight.