Thursday, June 27, 2013

We Are Like Your Child: Lost, Mistimed, and Melty.

A group of us (Autistic and other disabled adults) have gotten together to start a collective blog called We Are Like Your Child because we want to help by talking frankly about difficult things and how we get by, so that people can see what happens when we grow up, in more intimate detail.  Some people might think our messages of hope and pride mean we don't think or admit we have problems, but that's not really the case.  We totally notice.  I just posted a story that happened just recently here at this conference, as an example.  Please add the blog to your reading list and check it out!

We Are Like Your Child: Lost, Mistimed, and Melty.: This just happened, so it is a quick vignette which I wanted to put here as I believe it will fit in to the theme perfectly. There are dif...


  1. Oh! What a great idea. I would love to participate. I'm going to check out the blog to see if that's possible.

  2. Yay!
    Because it is!
    If it doesn't say how on there come back here and we'll hook you up.

  3. I couldn't see anything. That doesn't mean it's not there. I tend to look in the same places over and over as if somehow things will magically appear where once they were not...

  4. Aha. That was because the submission guidelines were not posted yet. Now, they are. Please go back and see them. Also, your nickname is awesome.