Tag Archives: Autism

Autism Awareness

April is Autism Awareness month. I’m fairly aware, living with an child transitioning into adulthood with autism. But in case somebody else wants information, there are a couple of sites with information. Autism Society, and Autism Speaks, learn what you … Continue reading

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Amazed

My son started back to school today. I wasn’t home when he came home as I had a thing and he had late tutoring that got him home late. When I did get home he was lethargic, but relatively chatty. … Continue reading

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16

Today my son is sixteen. He is surly, tall, and obnoxious. In general totally like all his classmates. When he was first diagnosed as autistic, presenting with Asperger’s Syndrome I was told there would always be a two to three … Continue reading

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The Boy’s World

These are some of my favorite photographs I’ve ever taken. How predictable they are of my son. I took these just days after getting my new digital camera, and I was experimenting with all the different settings on the thing. … Continue reading

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14

Today my son is fourteen. Amazing and fucked up all at the same time…his age and his birthday and everything about me having a teenage son. Every once in a while I wonder what more there is for us, what … Continue reading

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Toe Frustration

My son has now seen more specialists for his toe than he has ever seen for his autism. There is something very very very very wrong with that statement. Each time he sees a new podiatrist there is a delay, … Continue reading

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