It felt like Autism took away so much more than my son’s ability to do certain things. It felt like it would take away my peace, calm, and security as well.
In my day, we didn’t have internet. We had prank phone calls and they were awesome.
The thing is, I get it. I get why he wants to run around in the middle of the night…
I tried not to view this proud moment as an opportunity for a future let down due to misplaced expectations.
You don’t need to spend money to make them happen. You don’t even have to leave your house.
Suddenly, you’re no longer Zack Morris. You’re now Mr. Belding.