‘Bring Your Life to the Table’: Hawaii Island author completes, publishes unique book after losing sense of sight

Sally Hammond talks about her book "Frangipani and Leaky Boats" at the National Federation of the Blind West Hawaii Chapter Friday at Hale Halawai. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island author Sally Hammond published her first work in 2018, though on something of an ironic note.