Category Archives: Autism

A Snowy Dream #shortstories #writing

One of the oddest dreams I’ve ever had. The air was cold outside the train window and my fingers felt frozen to them as I leaned closer to see the world spinning by me. I heard others around me telling … Continue reading

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Perseverance #Autism

There are times when I wonder if those around me see my struggle. Some days I wish they could. Other days, I’m praying that they can’t. There are days I am so proud to be different and there are days … Continue reading

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Angels & Palm Trees #Autism

Sometimes we have experiences where it is truly a struggle to find the right words to describe them. My experience in Olongapo City is one of those. Returning to the city I was born in for the first time in … Continue reading

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Like Thunder #Poetry

Palm trees dancing against slate grey skies, I close my eyes and dream of my toes sinking in warm dry sand Before a roll of thunder wakes me, and lighting strikes and shakes me, To see this island, My island- … Continue reading

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Roots

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Subic Bay #Autism

It’s late and bed time and I’m here in rainy Subic Bay. So excited to read my children’s books to the children tomorrow and spend time with them in Olongapo City. This is such a blessing. I am so thankful … Continue reading

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Loss #Poetry

When a star falls, tumbling & twinkling down from the night sky and drowns in the waterfall that pours like old rivers- from my tired eyes I will always think of you.

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Healing #Poetry

I traveled down old roads that used to lead to home, Along this old & new journey I discovered that the path I was seeking was not a place outside myself- but instead, A space already within me – I … Continue reading

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Lavender Lemonade #Poetry

This old white porch swing rocks and creaks- cradling this moment – locking the memory like an old photograph, Our bare feet side by side dangling and touching- Your smile makes my heart squeeze- as you lean back and laugh … Continue reading

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Forty Three #Autism

Hi all, It’s forty three days and counting until I leave for Manila but I am struggling to reach my goal to pay for the trip. I generally keep my fundraising separate but I feel so fired up about this … Continue reading

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