From Erin's Library

From Erin's Library

A vlog dedicated to all bookish things from the perspective of a disabled woman.

Operating as usual

08/05/2022

The Mid-Year Freak Out Tag

Here are the highs and lows of my reading so far this year! Let me know yours. 😊

08/03/2022

The Booktuber Newbie Tag! | How I Make Reading Accessible

I'm going to start posting my YouTube videos here!

From Erin's Library updated their website address. 07/30/2022

From Erin's Library updated their website address.

From Erin's Library updated their website address.

04/30/2022

Celebrating seven years together.

04/17/2022

The niece and me.

Spring Garden Tour, How to Make Pickled Radishes, and Drinking Rum 06/09/2021

Spring Garden Tour, How to Make Pickled Radishes, and Drinking Rum

New video is live! In this video, we make an interesting drink recipe, and my parents share our new garden and a pickled radish recipe.

Spring Garden Tour, How to Make Pickled Radishes, and Drinking Rum In this video, we make an interesting drink recipe, and my parents share our new garden and a pickled radish recipe using the radishes from our garden. Let m...

10/05/2020

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Check out what I'm reading for the Disability Readathon, and let me know if you've read any of these books :)

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09/02/2020

Life Update - What I am Reading, Dealing with Chronic Pain, and More

I've been busy! My latest vlog let's you know what I've been up to.

I give a short life update and talk about my new job, latest book obsession, dealing with chronic pain, and more. Support my videos on Patreon: https://www.p...

09/02/2020

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09/02/2020

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04/23/2020

The Geeky Gimp Twitch Trailer

Check out the trailer for my Twitch channel :) Link will be in the comments!

Please join me on my streaming adventures! You can follow me: https://www.twitch.tv/geekygimp Games included in the video: Portal 2, Bendy and the Ink Machin...

04/14/2020

Quarantine in the Spring! Our Garden and Kickball on Easter

My latest vlog is live!

I enjoy Easter Sunday with my family (don't worry, we all normally live together and there was lots of hand washing going on), and then do some kickball :) A...

02/01/2020

How HyperDot Got it Right, and the Importance of Accessibility in Gaming

My latest vlog is about , an extremely accessible arcade action game!

HyperDot is an incredible game by Charles McGregor of Tribe Games! It's also incredibly accessible because the developers actually consulted with disabled pl...

01/19/2020

My Favorite and Least Favorite Game and Book of 2019

What was my favorite and least favorite book and game from 2019? Find out in my latest vlog. https://youtu.be/fnUe_4kIp9I

In this vlog, I share my favorite and least favorite book and video game of 2019. Let me know your picks in the comments! Support my videos on Patreon: https...

01/06/2020

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amazon.com 01/04/2020

Check out my list on Amazon

I am putting together a video series about figuring out how to make art accessible for me. I think it's really important to show that people with physical disabilities still have a desire and a need to create artwork.

If you would like to help fund this video series, please consider purchasing supplies needed from this wish list. Any help would go a long way!

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12/06/2019

Getting Ready for the Holidays, and it Snows! - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

New vlog is up! Please comment on the YouTube video itself if you are so inclined. Thanks!

Watching my family put up our Christmas tree. And it snows the next day! Support my videos on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/geekygimp Follow me on social ...

12/01/2019

What I Did on Thanksgiving - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

New vlog is up!

Spending time with family on Thanksgiving! Mom made lots of desserts, and I had delicious sweet potato casserole, among other things. Also, this is my first ...

11/11/2019

Pool Times and Books I Read - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

*Finally* done with my vacation series! Check out the latest vlog below. As always, captions are available.

In this final vacation video, we go along on a swim with the family and I talk very briefly about the three books I read while in Cape May! We then make our ...

11/03/2019

Date Night and a Fire - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

New vlog is live!

Mids and I go to Shamone for date night, a hipster restaurant in Cape May, NJ. We also have a fire scare when we get back to the hotel. Follow me on social m...

youtube.com 09/15/2019

Vacation! Drive to Cape May and Room Tour | The Geeky Gimp Vlog

New travel vlog is up! I hope you enjoy this one. It's the first in a four-part series.

youtube.com The first of four vacation blogs. I share our drive down to Cape May, NJ, and our room at the Victorian Motel. Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: https...

08/10/2019

So Many NEW THINGS! - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

New vlog!

I share info about my new wheelchair, the readathon I'm hosting, my new bookshelves, and my old-but-new glasses! Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: htt...

07/21/2019

My Reading Rush TBR List! - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

Anyone else doing The Reading Rush?

I joined The Reading Rush, an online readathon where you have to read as many books as possible in one week! I share my reading list in this video. Blog: htt...

07/15/2019

Hair, Makeup, and an 80th Birthday Party - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

Latest vlog is up! Went to a party with Mids Meinberg and got all dressed up!

I go to my partner's uncle's 80th birthday party at the Jersey Shore, and my nurse does my hair and makeup! Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: https://...

07/12/2019

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06/24/2019

Backyard Tour and Eating a Century Egg! - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

Check out my latest vlog :) I loved putting this one together :)

I share my backyard garden and board game room, and then we try a 100 year egg! Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/geekygimp Tw...

06/16/2019

7 Wonders: My Favorite Inaccessible Game - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

Antoine Bauza's 7 Wonders is one of my favorite board games, but it's also kind of an accessibility challenge. Find out why in my latest vlog.

Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/geekygimp Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/geekygimp Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thege...

06/08/2019

All About My Tattoos! - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

My latest vlog is up!

Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/geekygimp Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/geekygimp Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thege...

06/02/2019

How This Disabled Gamer Games - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

If you've ever wondered what my gaming setup looks like, check it out in my latest vlog! Closed captions are available.

I show you the three ways I play video games! At my desk, in my bed, and on the Xbox with an Adaptive Controller. Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: ht...

05/25/2019

Let Me Show You My WHEELCHAIR! - The Geeky Gimp Vlog

My new vlog is live on YouTube! The video is captioned. Let me know what you think in the comments, and make sure to like and subscribe to know whenever I post a new episode.

I show you my current wheelchair, with a sneak peek of my new one! Blog: https://www.geekygimp.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/geekygimp Twitch: https:/...

05/17/2019

GeekyGimp - Twitch

Live now raising money for St. Jude PLAY LIVE!
https://www.twitch.tv/geekygimp

Charity stream for St. Jude! !donate !charity

05/03/2019

Through the entire month of May, I am streaming some games to raise money for St. Jude!

Donations from folks like you ensure that families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food. You can donate at any time at the link below!

https://tiltify.com/@geekygimp/geekygimp-for-st-judes

geekygimp.com 03/03/2019

Accessing VR: Don't Leave Disabled People Behind - The Geeky Gimp

NEW POST:

"This is why we need to start talking about VR accessibility now, while the technology is still in its infancy. The conversation must be one for today rather than one for ten or twenty years in the future when a major company finally decides to listen to us. "
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geekygimp.com We need to start talking about VR accessibility now, while the technology is still in its infancy. The conversation must be one for today rather than one for ten or twenty years in the future when a major company finally decides to listen to us.

abilitypowered.com 02/05/2019

Voice Attack - Software for Accessibility -

Now I am excited to try this software out. You can use voice commands to play video games!

abilitypowered.com   Hello Ability Powered gamers! I have found a new program thanks to a follower on twitter that I am completely excited about! It is called Voice

11/23/2018

Text reads: Hey friends! Are you following me on Twitch? Check out my nightly game streams at https://www.twitch.tv/geekygimp

patreon.com 11/10/2018

Even more mouse-only game recommendations! | Erin Hawley on Patreon

The latest Patron-only content is now available!

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idobi.com 10/31/2018

#138: All Hallows Geeks, Bohemian Rhapsody

I love my pals at Geek Girl Riot. This was so fun to record! I talked about disability in horror video games.

idobi.com Geek Girl Riot is throwing a monstrous All Hallows Geeks party to celebrate the idobi Punkin’ Bash 2018!

teenvogue.com 10/30/2018

Reminder: It's Not OK to Dress Up as Someone With a Disability for Halloween

This is good stuff. It also features one of my tweets!

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10/25/2018

Easterseals Thrive

Hey, let's watch this together! I'm hosting an online viewing tonight at 8pm EST. I haven't seen A QUIET PLACE yet, so I'm excited.

Grab your popcorn and soda, because tonight is movie night!

We're streaming A Quiet Place, an atmospheric horror film featuring actor Millicent Simmonds, and the movie uses throughout!

Join us at 8pm EST at this link. https://www.rabb.it/EastersealsThrive

geekygimp.com 09/13/2018

Accessibility in Shadow of the Tomb Raider - The Geeky Gimp

Tomb Raider hype! I do a quick review of the accessibility options in Shadow of the Tomb Raider.

geekygimp.com Share this post: Shadow of the Tomb Raider was my most anticipated game of 2018; when I read about the ... Read moreAccessibility in Shadow of the Tomb Raider

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