An Introduction

My son was diagnosed with autism shortly after his 4th birthday, prior to that I knew next to nothing about autism and sent off without so much as a leaflet about what autism is I turned to Google (obviously). I thought autism was this whole new world to me that ¬†I needed to educate myself … Continue reading An Introduction

Hello again, I’m still here

I feel like I've lost my voice recently, hence why I haven't written all summer. It started when I finally plucked up the courage to phone the assessment centre and discovered it could well be another year before I got to talk to someone. There wasn't any anger about this on my part, I know … Continue reading Hello again, I’m still here


Something weird has happened in the last week or so; I feel like I'm growing calmer and more content. Not consistently, there have been the usual ups and downs and moments where anxiety has crept in and tried to take over. But there have also been more moments of calm than usual, and a new … Continue reading Calm