Benjamin Kellogg is a 21-year-old adult with autism. He lives in upstate New York and recently completed an Associate's degree in Arts and Humanities and Social Science, with a concentration in writing. His hobbies include participating in Special Olympics, playing piano, hanging out with his family and friends, playing videogames, and especially, enjoying good books.
In my last column, I said I was preparing to give a speech at a meeting of a local special education group about my life with autism in order to advocate ...
A few months ago, I wrote about the Special Education Parent Teacher Student Association (SEPTSA) that started in my school district.
I have recently undertaken some important steps in my evolution as a writer. In a previous column, I described how I have written a children’s book and am preparing to create a whole series.
A short time ago, I was watching an old Valentine’s Day special on television in which a few characters felt the pain of unrequited love.
As you all know, I have been preparing for a life as a professional writer for quite some time now.
I am certain that most people have a subject or hobby they are very passionate about or care deeply for.
Since I wrote of Cameron’s postsecondary funding dilemma last week, not much progress has been made.
Over the last year or so I’ve talked to parents who have children that have been newly diagnosed with ASD.
Whenever I share stories of my family's experience with Willie's aggressive and self-injurious behavior, I'm always concerned that the accounts will seem over the top to some ...
With April being Autism Awareness Month, everyone is getting into the spirit of helping out when it come to this cause.
I was recently asked to host a fundraiser for a nonprofit organization that provides employment services for adults with mental illness, addiction or autism.
If you’ve ever read a column I’ve written before, you probably know that I spend a great deal of time trying to figure out where my son will go and what he will do ...
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