The hour would end, the door would close, and we would all be alone together again.
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.
I had done nothing wrong, but at the time, their confused glances sure made me feel that way.
Not the “Autism Awareness” where you are aware of what Autism is.
Autism or not, sing to your kids. Even if you, like me, never sing for anyone else, do it for them.
Of course, if anyone does them wrong, I would go buck on them. That’s a given. But I’ll just wait until that happens.
He smiles big and I can see that he knows it’s special. He knows it’s for him.
In a world where everyone is striving to fit in, any small difference for your kid can be concerning.
No one really said anything for a moment. They didn’t need to.
It”s rare that I leave an interaction with him without smiling a little bit more than when I went in.