I am not asking people to write me an essay on Autism. I am not asking that they spend their evenings researching the condition. I don’t expect them to understand something I will never fully understand myself. I am just asking one thing…. ….please listen to me. I know my child more than anyone else…… Continue reading Listen.

Awake again.

Awake. Again. Clock ticking. Girl screaming. Eyes closing. Head hurting. House awake. With the noise she makes. Floorboards creaking. No one sleeping. Our Autism awake. Tea break. Sleep deprivation. No motivation. Need my bed. Resit my head. Awake all night. Sun brings light. Feeling drained. Tonight we’ll do it again.

Daisy Chain.

We’ll make a crown of daisies, we’ll thread them through your hair, We’ll take each little flower and handle it with care, They’re all a little different, no two flower heads the same, But they all will fit together in our little daisy chain. We’ll place that crown of daisies, and say that you’re the…… Continue reading Daisy Chain.

An alternative Easter!

Ok, so Autism doesn’t get the blame for everything. Sometimes humour is the only thing that gets you through! Happy Easter! 😂 It is the night before easter, the kids are still awake, If they don’t go to sleep soon I’ll tell them the easter bunny’s fake, I’ve asked them to go to bed, and…… Continue reading An alternative Easter!