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.
For the past few years I have been thinking more and more about what type of work I want to pursue as a writer.
Since my last column, my Grandma has passed away.
As of this writing, my Grandma is currently staying in a hospital.
Christmas Day has come and gone, and I am in good spirits. I received many wonderful gifts from my parents, friends, and members of my extended family.
As of this writing, I am officially finished with my latest college semester.
The end of the semester is drawing near, and I am relieved that my current work schedule will soon be coming to an end.
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