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Dyslexia in the Family – the Dyslexic Advantage Great Sibling Study

“My older sister told me that I’d like physics. She was right.” – compact disc inventor, James Russell (adult dyslexic)

Did you have a great brother or sister when you were growing up with dyslexia? What did they do?  What advice would you give to someone who wants to be a great sib?

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Award Winning Mystery Writer Simon Wood – Dyslexia and Mystery Writing

Imagine this. You’re a student in a creative writing class, and you submit a story to your teacher.

It’s about a young man from the UK. For the 8 years since he finished college he’s been working as an engineer, designing parts for oilrigs and water purification systems. Then he decides to move to the […]

Congrats Prince Carl Philip of Sweden – Wedding Today – Dyslexia

Congrats to Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his beautiful wife Sofia on their wedding today.

Prince Carl has been as strong advocate for dyslexia,  recently speaking to parents and children:

“It took me many years to get to this point, but I’m happy that I gathered the courage to talk openly about my dyslexia,” he began […]

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Richard Branson’s Advice to Dyslexics

“If anyone ever puts you down for having dyslexia, don’t believe them. Being dyslexic can actually be a big advantage, and it has certainly helped me.” – Sir Richard Branson, Virgin.com

Kudos Sir Richard Branson for sharing his advice to a 9 year old girl today on his blog about being dyslexic.

He continued: “Don’t let it […]

Dyslexia Stories from Amazing Silicon Valley Tech Investor David Hornik

MUST Watch dyslexia stories from brilliant storyteller and Top Silicon Valley VC David Hornik (give this man a talk show) shares his personal story of being dyslexic, ‘ungifted’, wending his way through Stanford creating his major, surviving an early law job to read everything that had ever been legally about Ticketmaster, to a triumph using […]