Caroline McGraw is a would-be "childhood paleontologist" who digs for treasure in people. She writes about finding meaning in the most challenging relationships at A Wish Come Clear. Likewise, Caroline specializes in copywriting, helping non-profits and small businesses with a disability support focus tell their story online, so that they can feel confident about sharing their work with the world.
Amidst the hustle and bustle of this holiday season, it may help to remember that one of the most precious gifts we can give to one another is our honest, undivided attention.
Leading a life of self-determined success in autism may require a dash—or more—of art.
This past Thursday, I attended a supper that ended with prayer time.
One of my biggest fears as Willie's sister is that he'll seriously hurt himself, or someone else.
After parents and caregivers of individuals on the autism spectrum have passed through the challenging process of finding and assessing a residential placement . . .
We're gathered around the table together for the first time, my family and my boyfriend. Jonathan is going to be my fiance in a matter of weeks, and we'll be married in a few months,
It is that time of year again, when families get together for holidays and people start Christmas shopping.
My daughter wrote a monologue for an acting class about growing up with a sibling on the spectrum.
I’ve come down with an early case of the “Bah Humbugs” this year.
Last Tuesday my sister Connie had to have a surgery.
Here's what really gets to us about the holiday season. It's not the way advertisers assault us, though that's troubling.
By the time you read this, I will have returned from a week’s vacation in Florida with my family.
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