Autism

A is for Autism

About. That. How.

About. That. How.

We are nearing the anniversary of our 15 year journey with our son through the maze of Autism. This is what I’ve learned so far: From his Autism I’ve learned about the fragility of life. From his Autism I’ve learned about the power of hope. From his Autism I’ve learned about the folly of making […]

The Red Bird.

The Red Bird.

The most courageous folks I have ever met are people who are raising children who are living with a special needs. Despite the howling winds of grief and the darkness of anger that attempt to swallow them whole, these brave mothers, fathers, grandparent and caregivers are able to keep the candle of hope lit for […]

Love Now. Love Always.

After a great dea of hand wringing We finally had the talk a few nights ago with our son. NO, NOT THAT TALK! I don’t do that particular talk unless I’m cornered like a wild fanged woodland animal. Perhaps I’m a bit old fashioned, but I prefer to leave the teaching of those particular life […]