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From Inside the Puzzle: Raising a Child with Autism Blog

Love is the Spirit of this Church
March 31, 2013 7:15 PM by Devon Alley
If you've been following my blog for a while, you should know that A. has a history of difficulty in attending church. During the height of her difficulty, I actually kept her from attending church altogether for about a period of six months. At the time, Read More...
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From the Archives: The King Of All Cosmos
March 27, 2013 9:43 PM by Devon Alley
In this entry from the archives, I'm amused by the way that strangers interpret A.'s obsessions and conversations, specifically when she refers to video games with which they are unfamiliar. May 22nd, 2006: Whenever A. gets obsessed with something, it Read More...
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Beginning the Transition Plans
March 24, 2013 9:57 PM by Devon Alley
At our most recent IEP meeting, A.'s caseworker explained to me that, since A. will be turning 14 this year, we have to begin creating a transition plan for her. The transition plan will not only ease the transition from Middle School to High School, Read More...
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From the Archives: The "Pain" of Being Autistic
March 21, 2013 10:10 PM by Devon Alley
In this entry from the archives, I respond very directly and emotionally to the murder of Katie McCarron . I will confess that I use strong language here and I don't necessarily show a great deal of empathy to those with differing opinions than mine, Read More...
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Homework and Grades and Saturday School
March 14, 2013 8:20 PM by Devon Alley
Over the past couple of months, A. has been struggling a bit academically in her classes at school. I'm guessing that this is in some part related to the weird scheduling of her classes this year. Basically, the school rotates classes every day in such Read More...
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From the Archives: A. on the Conference of College Composition and Communication
March 9, 2013 4:08 PM by Devon Alley
In March of 2006, I went to Chicago to present at the Conference of College Composition and Communication, often referred to in academic circles as "The Four C's." When I explained where I was going to A., she demonstrated how it should, in fact, probably Read More...
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A. & The Flu
March 7, 2013 12:49 PM by Devon Alley
A. is in the process of recovering from the flu. For those of you who have followed this blog for a while now, it will probably not surprise you to learn that A. rarely gets sick. And for the rest of you who are familiar with teenagers in general, it Read More...
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