A first-time author learns a lot at an International Festival of Authors. For example, that a hospitality suite exists on the Penthouse Floor of our hotel. It's always open, serving coffee, fruit and biscuits all day. At night, multiple bottles of spirits, wine and beer appear for anyone who cares to relax with a drink. The view is fantastic and the conversation is even better.
One morning last week, I was sitting in the hospitality suite enjoying the morning newspaper with a cup of…
Added by Donna Thomson on October 31, 2010 at 5:14pm — No Comments
Last night, I heard these words from a neighbors daughter. We met for the first time although we had each heard about the other. We both have third grade boys who are on the autistic spectrum. Three years ago, when we first moved th the neighborhood, it seemed as though her son was "higher functioning." According to his grandma, he was conversational and relatively well behaved. My son was not. He could communicate basic needs and had a large vocabulary, but seldom answered a question with…Continue
Added by Donna Thomson on October 16, 2010 at 4:02pm — No Comments
Added by Donna Thomson on October 16, 2010 at 7:00am — No Comments
I am a parent and author of a new book titled The Four Walls of My Freedom.
Have a look at my blog: www.donnathomson.blogspot.com
I'm having trouble uploading photos and images on Inclusion Network for some reason, but for now, here's a link to my book launch event (with John Ralston Saul who wrote the book's foreward) at Harbourfront, October 23 at 2pm:…Continue
Added by Donna Thomson on October 16, 2010 at 6:24am — No Comments
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