Getting to know Mike After Mike’s 40th birthday party and his transfer to a group home, I spent a lot of time visiting him there. Michael is my older brother. He is autistic, low functioning and nonverbal. I had not been close to him for a number of years, having moved around the country for […]

My Article in the Advocate

Below is an article I wrote for the Autism Society of America’s Advocate publication in 1997 about my older brother Michael, who is autistic, nonverbal and low functioning. I have mentioned much of this in previous posts. I thought that a copy of this article could illuminate my narrative from a slightly perspective. The photograph […]