Things No One Says About Parenting Special Needs Kids

The day that you give birth, they hand you this beautiful (ok, in my case not-so-beautiful) bundle of joy and a few days later, send you merrily on your way, they never tell you that this little creature might not grow up to be such a joy. You see it maybe, from day one, maybe a few days later or maybe months or years down the road, that this critter is different from the rest of the flock. Yeah, they tell you not to compare one child to another; every kid is different. “They”….they need to check their advice at the door because it all goes out the window when one of the flock isn’t falling in line as the rest do. You sit there on many a sleepless night reading books like “Go the Fuck Continue reading