And Autism gave me the courage to pursue success. From a very early age, I showed an interest in music. My mother tells the story of walking me through town at age three, when I pointed to a violin and declared “I want to play that.” Not even knowing what the instrument was called, I was drawn to the violin.
How a road trip with a friend softened the emotional confusion of autism. It is not often one gets to travel to a foreign country with a local guide. Locals can pull you away from the negative chaos of tourist traps and help set you in motion with the rhythm of the the local vibe. Energy assimilation is everything if
I am Laura Nadine, entrepreneur, single mother of two children, and I am autistic. Autism has made it into the news quite a bit over the past decade, and most recently under the hashtag #BoycottAutismSpeaks. Despite the seemingly sudden growth of Boycott Autism Speaks, this fight is not new. Back in May of 2013, I composed a blog post entitled