Benjamin Kellogg is a 21-year-old adult with autism. He lives in upstate New York and recently completed an Associate's degree in Arts and Humanities and Social Science, with a concentration in writing. His hobbies include participating in Special Olympics, playing piano, hanging out with his family and friends, playing videogames, and especially, enjoying good books.
A short time ago, I was watching an old Valentine’s Day special on television in which a few characters felt the pain of unrequited love.
As you all know, I have been preparing for a life as a professional writer for quite some time now.
I am certain that most people have a subject or hobby they are very passionate about or care deeply for.
At the beginning of this New Year, as many people do, I find that I seem to be questioning myself every single day over my future and the next moves for my life.
I enjoy writing for a living, but I have also wondered what other types of work might be suitable for me.
I recently completed a six-week anti-bullying class. The class met once a week and consisted of a group of people with disabilities like me.
“I’m just not sure what to do, or how to help her,” my friend Marie (a pseudonym) said. Her voice trembled slightly.
When I graduated from college, I found out quickly that to support myself in the “real world” I would have to work two jobs.
April wasn’t only Autism Awareness Month. It was National Stress Awareness Month too. Coincidence?
Part II of our story on autistic adults living in rural America.
Friday night, Cameron attended his high school prom. This wasn’t his first prom, as his school invites all high school students to attend each year, and Cameron had attended the year before...
Our family originally qualified for Supplementary Security income for Cody when he was four years old. I was a single mother, not working at the time and my husband, Bill,
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