Posted in April 2009

have soapbox will travel

Luau and I were in Hartford, CT last night helping some wonderful folks to kick off the Greater Hartford Walk Now for Autism. It’s an enthusiastic and dedicated group down there and the event was buzzing with energy and hope. We got home close to midnight and I’m bleary eyed, so I’ll just leave you … Continue reading

world autism awareness day

Tolerance. Acceptance. Understanding. Compassion. Impossible without awareness. Awareness is not the goal. It is the first step on the road to the goal. The journey is long. It is exhausting. But nothing is more important. A couple of months ago, Luau was in a Dunkin’ Donuts with the girls. A baby cried. Brooke panicked and … Continue reading

i am i do (sorry neil diamond)

I am I said To no one there And no one heard at all, not even the chair ~ Neil Diamond, I am I said I went into work last Friday and tendered my resignation. The last time I resigned from a job, the conversation went something like this, “So um, since I’m like going … Continue reading