Category Archives: Autism

Atreau, Artax and a little hope

Baring your soul isn’t easy, and its been months since I have blogged anything.  I often will use old movies as a jumping off point…old movies are always the same, they never change, and the end result will always be … Continue reading

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the sound of chains

Though this is an autism blog, I also blog about other stuff going on in my life, and though I can’t go into specific detail, I want to describe to you the sound of handcuffs and shackles on your child. … Continue reading

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when all you can do is breathe

Lately….a few of my clients and friends have wanted to learn the “breath” of running.  It’s not an easy thing to teach, nor is it an easy thing to learn, once mastered though, you can run as long and as … Continue reading

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timehop revisited an old blog entry

Today I downloaded the Time Hop app.  My “memories” feature doesn’t work, and saw one of the blogs I posted a year ago today. The title of the blog entry was, “Ain’t no one gonna break my stride” I remember … Continue reading

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feel everything with your whole heart

Feel everything with your whole heart, allow every soul crushing and heart lifting moment come to you and don’t shut them out or hide behind them. I literally break my own heart about 5000 times a day.  It’s not my … Continue reading

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wishing I could skip Christmas and stuff

Remember Atreyu and Artax?  Do you remember how the sadness of the swamp won and Artax was lost.  The Nothing, just like in The Never Ending Story is something most of us fight daily, all in different ways, but we … Continue reading

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mending fences and hearts

So Hurricane Matthew rolled through and we really lucked out.  Only lost a fence and power and water…..I know so many lost so much more and it could have been so much worse for us. The night Matthew hit us, … Continue reading

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Her eyes met mine and I knew; I see you momma, I see you.

It was hot, extremely humid, and starting to sprinkle out. We were doing an open house in conjunction with the health food store next door and fifty bajillion other vendors. She sat with him on a bench straight across from … Continue reading

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It could always be worse…

I often hear this replaying in my brain as a reminder to myself…I am human we all get down, we all get grumpy, we all get depressed; and yet, it could always be worse. Depression is nothing to take lightly. … Continue reading

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what the pictures didn’t show

 

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