She’s Different

She woke up different. She no longer cared about what her enemies thought of her. She didn’t care about the gossip that floated through the air. She woke up different. She focused on her friends and the people that loved her unconditionally. She didn’t let the opinions of others deter her from her goals. She … More She’s Different

Checkmate

I don’t know much about chess, I just want to yell checkmate with authority and rise from the table as the victor. I want to be in charge. I want to capture something that is threatening me and I win the game for a chance. I’ve taken the L too many times for the team. … More Checkmate

Identity Theft

When they see me coming. Do they see me or autism? Do they see Harrison and Sydney’s mom? Do they see a divorced mom? Yes, I think I wear my titles well. But what do they really see when they look at me? What is my true identity? There was a time when I lost … More Identity Theft

Fallen Leaves

I’m at my breaking point. I don’t believe there’s a light at the end of the tunnel. I can’t tie a knot strong enough at the end of my rope. I’m going to have a breakdown and then maybe people will take me seriously. Sometimes you have to act crazy before people will take you … More Fallen Leaves