I still understood next to nothing about Autism and even less about what it would be like to have a non-verbal child.
Surrounded And Alone
The hour would end, the door would close, and we would all be alone together again.
Hoping But Not Needing
As the parent to a child with Autism, it pulls me back to the early days of his life…
Sleepless On The Spectrum
The thing is, I get it. I get why he wants to run around in the middle of the night…
No One Needs To Speak For My Non-Verbal Child
My parenthood is neither painful nor does it require relief. When I say that I accept my son as he is, I’m not trying to fool myself and others.
Autism And My Child’s Uncertain Future
When he was two, I could never imagine five. When he was five, I could never imagine seven.
More Alike Than Different
It’s not about speech, spectrums, or understanding. It’s about who we are as people.
Why I’m Sometimes Defensive As An Autism Parent
I had done nothing wrong, but at the time, their confused glances sure made me feel that way.
A Different Kind of Autism Awareness
Not the “Autism Awareness” where you are aware of what Autism is.
The Musical Communication of Autism
Autism or not, sing to your kids. Even if you, like me, never sing for anyone else, do it for them.
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