I just had to reblog this as lately my kids and I have been talking about these very things. They are in junior high and have helped resettle refugees here in Minnesota and hear things on kids CNN news at school that they are concerned about. This is a hauntingly beautiful read.
I found out that I have Autism upon having a son with the same "disorder." Ironically, I was voted, "Most Likely to Succeed," by my high school classmates. But had I been born now, instead of 40+ years ago, I would have been considered a different sort of special. This site was started to encourage other Autistics and the people who love them . View all posts by Heather Holbrook