Benjamin Kellogg

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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.


Working on My Handicap

In the past few years, I have attempted to play a lot of sports, from baseball to soccer and even floor hockey.  

Writing a Future

I have been thinking lately about what kinds of writing I want to do in the future.

Clearing A Path

Now that I have graduated from college, my parents are again emphasizing the importance of life skills with me. 

Final Lessons

At 11:21 a.m. on Tuesday, May 14, 2012, I completed the final test for the last class of my final semester of college. I will be graduating later this week.

Autism Awareness

Over the course of the past few weeks, I have become firmly aware that April was Autism Awareness Month.

My First Dance

In an effort to meet more people, I recently joined an adult special needs support group which is sponsored by an agency I work with that offers services for me to utilize in my life.