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We're not in Kansas anymore...

“Of all the things that are different its the bees that make me homesick, they look like regular bees but they are blue and purple. Every time I catch a glimpse I think it is a real bee but then I am reminded that it is not home.” 238 more words

Autism; Second Verse Same As The First

Mother's Day

This post is for my mother. This is in recognition of the countless hours of unpaid labour she did and continues to do for my sisters and I. 1,002 more words

Hidden Messages Within

This past week-end I took Mr. C to a special viewing of “The Mask We Live In” It was a film being shown by Violence Prevention Coordinating Council of Durham and Survivor Advocacy Committee of Durham.  482 more words

Autism; Second Verse Same As The First

Our new version of "normal"

I sit here typing while he sleeps beside me. We’re at home now, but the watching never truly stops. I’ve been watching him so carefully for 3 days now. 608 more words

Autism; Second Verse Same As The First

Dressing Board

Mr.N has an Occupational Therapist due to his fine motor skill delays. One of the tools she has been using with him is a dressing board to help him learn to do and undo buttons. 388 more words

Autism; Second Verse Same As The First

Pincer Grasp Games

We’ve been working on Mr.N’s pincer grasp during his OT. Of course that means I want to work on it at home as well to truly maximize his personal gains. 104 more words

Autism; Second Verse Same As The First

Suicide Sucks

It was later on Sunday evening, the 7th of December 2014 when my cell phone rang. It was next to me on the couch. My battery was low and I couldn’t answer it but I saw that it was my sister Carrie. 927 more words

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Because it needs to be talked about. Depression needs to be accepted as real and difficult, and needs to be talked about. As does the potential consequence of living with it.