Under Brave, See Autism

Two weeks ago, son #4, the one who falls on the high-functioning end of the autism spectrum, started college. For me, it was the fourth time I dropped a boy off at a faraway campus with vague promises of care packages and a reminder to buy a bus ticket for fall break. For my three older … Continue reading Under Brave, See Autism

Why I’m Letting My Son Skip Graduation

With five kids, three of whom have already graduated from high school, I know the drill - the ceremony always takes place on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend in our community college's field house and the students need to pick up their tickets weeks in advance. When it was son #4's turn to do just … Continue reading Why I’m Letting My Son Skip Graduation