Posts for autism

Where Your Feet Are

In Mother Words Blog April 5, 2019

“You need to learn to be where your feet are, Mom. “  Wisdom beyond his seventeen years spilled from my…

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Motherhood: Autism

General/Column November 20, 2017

Autist, owl-child winged son, meant to soar the moonless night I feed you knowledge that you swallow whole, disgorge the…

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How Should We Define “Special Needs?”

In Mother Words Blog May 2, 2016

Our family is somewhere in that gray area. Technically, other parents and some of our peers would place my children…

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Like a Bird on Breadcrumbs

General/Column March 21, 2016

Her handprints used to bother me. From the moment Harper first took a step of her own, she’s made handprints…

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