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.
By the time you read this, I will have returned from a week’s vacation in Florida with my family.
My autism greatly affects the way I perceive the world and interact with it.
A good work ethic is unquestionably one of the many important virtues that have been instilled in me by my parents.
My autism has created numerous difficulties in my life, many of which I have been able to overcome. However, there are still tasks that I have to learn.
For many years when my family has taken shopping trips, my primary responsibility has been to push the shopping cart.
As we get older, one of the major decisions that we have to make is when to retire. For some people, their employer makes that decision for them with a “forced retirement.”
The future creeps up on you when you’re busy doing other things. Deadlines and decisions come jumping at you just when you start to relax.
Last week, Cameron had an interview with the director of a postsecondary program we are considering. The interview was done via Skype.
Being a self-advocate in the autism community for the past several years has definitely had a few perks here and there.
Last night I had a dream that found me raging through my childhood home. For some reason, I was very angry with my family.
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