There’s Nothing Wrong With Her… #AutismAwareness

There’s Nothing Wrong With Her… by Mimi Machado-Luces #MimiTVA #LaVidaEnBlack #BlueDivaDesi My mother droned this into our heads when we confirmed my daughter’s autism. “That child is brilliant you know, Mimi,” she repeated in her sing song-y West Indian accent, “you ent’ have to worry about she, Desi goin’ an’ change dee world you know.Continue reading “There’s Nothing Wrong With Her… #AutismAwareness”

Gurl Ya Ain’t Play-in’ Ya Good! , Do Good and Good Will Always Follow You!

I woke up today and realized, a dream has come true. I woke up today and said Thank you God for this day, I have so much to say, I have always had so much love to share but today is a result of love given, spent and returned .. without condition, without barriers, withoutContinue reading “Gurl Ya Ain’t Play-in’ Ya Good! , Do Good and Good Will Always Follow You!”

#Donte Deserves A Diploma

A Mother’s Determined Fight to Keep Kennedy Krieger Honest and Protect the Future of Her Autistic Son by FAITH NELSON Published: April 17, 2012 Are autistic children becoming a numbers phenomenon for counters and a financial opportunity for Autism authorities? Autistic student Donte Reeves being unceremoniously dropped from the 2012 diploma rolls at Baltimore’s KennedyContinue reading “#Donte Deserves A Diploma”

Donte Deserves A Diploma!

A Mother’s Determined Fight to Keep Kennedy Krieger Honest and Protect the Future of Her Autistic Son by FAITH NELSON Published: April 17, 2012 Are autistic children becoming a numbers phenomenon for counters and a financial opportunity for Autism authorities? Autistic student Donte Reeves being unceremoniously dropped from the 2012 diploma rolls at Baltimore’s KennedyContinue reading “Donte Deserves A Diploma!”