“I have really used what is going on with my vision as motivation and drive to be the best version of myself that I can possibly be and to accomplish every goal that I have set my mind on.” ~Taylor Papadopoulos
Taylor is a Woman On The Move here at Bold Blind Beauty and can be followed on Instagram @mrspapadopoulos.
Description: Featured image is a mock magazine cover titled Blind Beauty. Taylor Papadopoulos is on the cover proudly displaying her degree in her left hand, holding a bouquet of flowers in her right, as her husband kisses her cheek. Blocks of text superimposed on Becky’s photo are: “Bold | She Keeps Pressing Onward,” “Blind | She Has Deeper Insight,” “Beautiful | She Sees To The Heart Of Others”
“I had lost my sight in September 2012 from Diabetic Retinopathy. Logan (son) had seen how I went from living my life as a person who was sighted and had no self-confidence, to being a person with no physical sight and finally being proud of who I am. I finally can walk in a room with my head held high, knowing that I am enough and that I don’t need to prove myself to anyone except myself.” ~Liz Oleksa
Liz, aka Her Royal Blindness, is the President of the Lehigh Valley Council of Blind.
Description: Featured image is a mock magazine cover titled Blind Beauty. Liz Oleksa, her son, Logan and guide dog Bryce Krispie are on the cover. Liz and Logan are both smiling while Bryce Krispie is looking intensely at the camera.
Blocks of text superimposed on Liz & Logan’s photo are: “Bold | She Keeps Pressing Onward,” “Blind | She Has Deeper Insight,” “Beautiful | She Sees To The Heart Of Others”