Tag Archives: Autism


For those of you who do not know….. April is Autism Awareness Month and to promote this event the colour blue is everywhere. Here is my interpretation of what Autism means to me. I sketched this bird because he is beautiful, yet vulnerable, … Continue reading

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Who Let the Kids Out? (Part 2)

INSPIRE THEM YOUNG I want to thank all those readers that encouraged Willow to keep writing by leaving a comment, she enjoyed reading them all. My nine-year old son has something to share, if you could be so generous and … Continue reading

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I see you standing there, wishing you had time to do the things of dreams and nonsense, but you are a mother first and a creative second. A dreamer on a mission, a mission to find the balance between being … Continue reading

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Are We Having Fun Yet?

You might think this is an odd question, yet on our recent family holiday my son asked. “Are we having a good holiday mum?” Due to extra sensory needs, sensitivity to noise, constant hyperactivity, add to that a severe case … Continue reading

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Chasing Broken Rainbows

An Average Day On a cold wretched day when every body else hovered near a warm fire or a gas heater. I found myself sitting on a wonky wooden set of stairs which led down to the rocks scattered at … Continue reading

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Grab Hold of the Moments

Grab hold of the Moments I watch my son play on the beach, he scoops up the sand and slowly releases it. For him the ocean is his paradise a place he can unwind, somewhere to hide from his Autism. Somewhere … Continue reading

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