Category Archives: Blogging

Mob Advocacy

I paid more attention to the story about Alex Barton than I have to any news story related to autism in a long time.  I even blogged about it myself three times.  Oops, this makes four.  Even my quiet little … Continue reading

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A Blogging Binge

My blogging is always been erratic, but I feel a writing binge coming on. I’m going to ride out this desire to write while it lasts. The binge has it’s roots in many places. The past two weeks with the … Continue reading

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A Top 10 List for the Wrights

If I were the kind of person to give unsolicited advice, I’d offer some to Bob, Suzanne, and Katie Wright. If I were that kind of person, I’d probably post it on the internet and make an attempt to mix … Continue reading

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Cycles

My intermittent breaks from blogging have been a very tangible indication of the cycles that my life takes. When I started this blog almost two years ago I would have felt a fair amount of guilt for not sticking with … Continue reading

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Nicknames

From now on, I will refer to the boys using nicknames. So far I’ve avoided using their names, even though I know that it’s still fairly easy to figure out who they are. My objective has always been simple: to keep their names from showing up on search engines with links to my blog. Continue reading

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Ramblings

It’s been a long break from blogging for me. There’s no big reason behind it, just a lot of little ones. Here’s a sample of my rambling thoughts from the past few weeks. Next, it’s time for me to catch up on my reading.
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Tagged

I was doing some work at home late last night when my wife said “You’ve been tagged.” For us “tag” is a code word meaning “You are now 100% responsible for the children.” I looked at her, thought about the … Continue reading

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Captcha If You Can

Here I am posting another piece of fluff . . . I notice that more and more bloggers are using captchas in order to fight comment spam. Captcha is the name for the image of blurred and twisted letters that … Continue reading

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Something’s Missing

The Autism Speaks video continues to generate discussion. Much of the response has been negative and with characterizations of the parents that included “whiny” and “selfish”. It’s been in these descriptions that I’ve noticed that something is missing. Continue reading

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A Different Sports Analogy . . . And a Thank You

Sports anologies are very cliche, I know. But to me the word coach has such a rich meaning that I’m going to risk overdoing the metaphors. Continue reading

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