Tag Archives: Autism

Blog Mission, Book Idea, and Writing about Characters with Special Needs

Please pardon my dust as I am trying to reorganize my writing life. As part of that effort, I am trying to restart my blogs. Here goes. . . . This blog is about the experience of having a child … Continue reading

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Travel Post: A Theme Park in the Southeast U.S. Changes their Disability Access Policy

I love theme parks. Have done since I can remember. I love taking my son to them, when we can afford it. But I read something today about a place in the Southeast U.S. that really got my goat. So … Continue reading

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Local Goings-on, and A Quick Escape at Busch Gardens

First I want to share something I learned over the weekend. The City of Clearwater’s Parks and Recreation Department will start a free open gym focusing on building basketball skills in individuals with disabilities for ages 14 and up. So, … Continue reading

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Make a Difference Fishing Tournament

Kyle used to say, “I love fishing.” He learned that phrase from a license plate frame. Even today, he uses that sentence structure to produce a sentence when asked. So when we told him we were going fishing, he was … Continue reading

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