Category Archives: Autism

The Wooden Anniversary.

Nowadays, getting a few moments of peace and quiet is as challenging as doing the American Ninja Warrior course. Regardless, I just remembered that we passed another milestone. Every year there is something to be said for eventual progress for our kids, … Continue reading

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Denied.

I had a feeling. Yesterday I followed up with the social worker for the county. True to form, B did not meet the requirements for the EDCD Waiver. As I suspected, it was mostly based on not being able to document … Continue reading

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Thank You, Governor.

#FreeNeli. Remember? After years (literally) of media coverage, a wonderful thing happened yesterday. Governor McAuliffe signed a conditional pardon for Reginald (Neli) Latson. Neli will be transferred to a facility in Florida. For those that petitioned, posted, and retweeted online – … Continue reading

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#FreeNeli

A little under four years ago, a story was posted on the Washington Post “local” page. Yes, even with a nationwide circulation – The Post has a local news section for us. A young man, sitting outside a public building … Continue reading

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