Kids’ Books I Like: More Than Meets the Eye

One of the things that surprised me when I started reading more YA fiction was the depth and maturity of some of the writing.  I love the fact that authors don’t talk down to their readers, just because they’re kids, and they don’t feel the need to write action-packed, fun-filled adventures with no real substance. Read More Kids’ Books I Like: More Than Meets the Eye

A Day in the Life of a Fourteen Year Old Boy with Autism

A friend of the family needed this information for a college speech class.  I had a little bit of fun with it along the way, and I thought you might appreciate reading it this weekend or whenever you get the chance.  I tried to tell it from his perspective, so enjoy it in the spirit in which it was intended.  I love my boy and I try hard to understand him and teach him things in a way that will make sense to him. Read More A Day in the Life of a Fourteen Year Old Boy with Autism