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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.


Love Actually

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. 

Writing for Children

As you all know, I have been preparing for a life as a professional writer for quite some time now. 

Pursuing Knowledge

I am certain that most people have a subject or hobby they are very passionate about or care deeply for. 

New Year, New Self-Evaluations

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. 

Finding My Voice

I enjoy writing for a living, but I have also wondered what other types of work might be suitable for me. 

Anti-Bullying Strategies

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.