Autism Awareness: Pagan Perspectives

The fifth annual World Autism Awareness Day was on April 2, 2012 and was a prelude to April being Autism Awareness Month. I haven't written much recently that specifically relates to both Autism and Paganism together so I thought this month would be an appropriate time to try to rectify that. Life here at home … Continue reading Autism Awareness: Pagan Perspectives

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World Autism Awareness Day

April is Autism Month, commencing with the fifth annual World Autism Awareness Day on April 2, 2012. Every year, autism organizations around the world celebrate the day with unique fundraising and awareness-raising events, for example Light It Up Blue (which is why this post is blue :)). Please also take a look at the trailer … Continue reading World Autism Awareness Day

Through My Eyes

Through My Eyes, sung by Thanh Bui is an attempt to help people get a handle on what it's like to live with an autism spectrum disorder. Music by Fiona Johnson. Words by Valerie Foley. Inspiration from the lives of those close to us who live with an ASD. It will be available for download … Continue reading Through My Eyes

Autistics Need Acceptance, Not Cure

Occasionally I come across an article which really hits home with how I feel ...this is one such article... although I should add that I also harbor feelings of hypocrisy. I want my children, and myself, to have the right to be accepted as we are, and not to have to conform to society's expectations … Continue reading Autistics Need Acceptance, Not Cure