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Caroline McGraw is a would-be childhood paleontologist turned writer, digging for treasure in people and uncovering sacred stories in ordinary days. She writes about choosing love, losing fear and finding home at A Wish Come Clear. Visit and receive free copies of Caroline's digital books, "Your Creed of Care: How to Dig for Treasure in People (Without Getting Buried Alive)" and "Love's Subversive Stance: Ground Yourself and Grow in Relationship."


We are Strong

This hasn't been a peaceful time in the autism community. 

I Carry Your Heart

Dear friend: From one sibling to another, I hope that you never have to deal with this. 

The Shape of Sea Glass

Every time it happens, I can't help but smile; there's something about the sight of a half-dozen children flinging themselves onto the playground that makes me happy. 

Seven Signs You Might be a Supersibling

“Supersibling” is a term made popular by Karen Olsson in a 2007 New York Times feature which refers to siblings of individuals with autism who are particularly responsible and mature ...

Taking the Lead

All right, fellow autism siblings, time to take a poll: How many of you know whether or not your parents have up-to-date wills, or whether or not your sibling has a special needs trust? 

Under Construction

It occurred to me last night that perhaps my brother Willie's experience of the world is akin to living in our home during this renovation season.