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.
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.
At the beginning of this New Year, as many people do, I find that I seem to be questioning myself every single day over my future and the next moves for my life.
I enjoy writing for a living, but I have also wondered what other types of work might be suitable for me.
I recently completed a six-week anti-bullying class. The class met once a week and consisted of a group of people with disabilities like me.
As a parent, you are a legal guardian. You're responsible for your child's welfare, education and health. As the parent of a child with autism, of course, you're also responsible for therapies...
As the founder of the Asperger Syndrome Training & Employment Partnership (ASTEP), I hear from many parents about the struggles their adult children have obtaining ...
Imagine yourself to be a rookie cop, two years “on the road,” patrolling an average-sized town in America.
Imagine that you had a tremendous gift, one that could inspire a nation, raise autism awareness ...
These days, when one hears “Healthcare,” political strife is often the first thing that comes to mind.
These days autism appears to be the disorder du jour and headlines about the newest autism breakthroughs are everywhere. Sometimes filled with jargon or unfamiliar references,...
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