Ultimate Ears Pro 18 In-Ear Monitors Review

I blogged before about my purchase of a pair of Ultimate Ears Pro 18 In-Ear Monitors, but, after having lived with them now for just over a year, I wanted to write a follow up post about them. Rarely does a product so satisfy a demanding customer! I bought these in-ear monitors primarily for in-flight travel–to block out the often… Continue reading

Ultimate Ears 18 Pro Custom In-Ear Monitors

Yes. I finally did it. After years of lusting after them. I gave in. I treated myself. A (very cool, bright, creative…) former student has UE as one of his clients. He bought a pair of the Ultimate Ears 18 Pro Custom In-Ear Monitors and posted a photo of his new pair. I made the huge mistake of commenting about… Continue reading


A dislocation of what we see around us and what we hear; inviting into our lives the voices of people who are not physically present with us. Even if you don’t suffer from it, your children probably do:  encased in the audio world of their earbuds and headphones. Two types of hearing: Active Listening Passive Hearing Two types of listening:… Continue reading