What YOU can do

A response to the responses I got to a post about a public meltdown…

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For the Members of the Public – you’re welcome

I don’t need to see you there to know that you are there, watching, judging. Everything I do in public to help my daughter is tinted with the personae I put on for your sake

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Please don’t say “I’m sorry”

It happens often enough that I brace for it. I say “My daughter has special needs” or “My daughter has moderate cognitive disabilities” and the person I’m explaining it too suddenly channels David Tennant playing Doctor Who – Seriously, this happens a lot. And I often wonder – why are they sorry? And then I…

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