There is a downside to our always-connected, social media-addled world, but there are plenty of positives, too. One of them: the world has shrunk. Last week, I began reading Ron Suskind’s book Life, Animated, about his family’s use of his autistic son’s intense love of Disney animation as a pathway to communication. Many of you […]Read more "Autism Affinities Project"
Ever since that moment a few weeks ago at the Springfield Falcons game, the one when Ryan reached deep into the astonishing depths of his memory to recall the exact date and situation that he last knew of a hockey goalie giving up four goals on seven shots, we have been talking more than usual […]Read more "Another ‘For Him, or For Me’ Moment"