I’m not supposed to stare at other families when they are out with their special needs child. Call me the autism police. I can’t help myself. I watch to see if their families are taking good care of them.
Many women dream of flowers, chocolates and gifts But you have given me presents that surpass…
Oprah Winfrey could have entered the nail shop, and she would have had to wait her turn and also sat back and listened to them tease the princess.
She encouraged parents not to hover over their special needs child and to let them go. Then she said something that fluttered close to my heart:
“Sometimes a parent can’t let go because they need their child to need them.”
My son is frozen beneath a lake, I have an axe but cannot break through. I have been chopping through autism for years never to reach into his world. My soul longs to reach his hiding place, to know his every thought and dream.
Have you ever prayed and asked God to answer a prayer you thought was insignificant…
Everything I had ever dreamed of I now had. But there was a sadness I carried even though I had all the material possessions a person could desire.