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I Im a Proud Parent of a Son With Autism

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    Found An Awesome Web Site I Wanted To Share

    This site is an educational one that offers things like abc's, learn to read, its fun to read, im reading, downloads, and tons of other stuff too... and the best part is its free! Check it out go to   www.starfall.com   We hope you like it as much as...
    angelzevil angelzevil 26-30, F Mar 22, 2010

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    Afraid To Share The Good Bits

    You know, when it spills out I come on here and vent, and I have had the most amazing support from my dear friends. I am so grateful to you all. Today, I'm going to share some good things going on with S right now. I'm a bit afraid to do this. The main reason is that autistic...
    EternallyHopeful EternallyHopeful 31-35, F 12 Responses Mar 23, 2011

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    The Love of My Life

    my son name is LUIS. we call him POLY. hes 16 yrs old but hes the baby of the house.hes my proud and joy.my live dont have a meaning with out him.april is AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH im verry proud and excited.if you have a friend,love one,family member,son daughther anybody you know...
    onlyelsie onlyelsie 31-35 2 Responses Apr 7, 2009

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    Son With Autism

    hi,im new to this! i have a son with ASD,i feel alone :(......would love to share storys to anyone who understands what life is like with a child with ASD, thanks for reading.
    emmalo emmalo 41-45 Oct 5, 2011

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    A Link With Lots Of Informative Links

    I don't have a son with Autism, but I have some friends on here that do. Thought I would post this story that I got in my email, it has lots of discussions about a bunch of different aspects of autism, it's definitely interesting, even for those of us that don't have autistic...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 33, M 1 Response Feb 3, 2011

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    I Wish People Would Just Understand, Even When They Dont Understand

    My extended family - cousins, aunts, uncles - are getting together tomorrow. It wasn't until today, talking to my husband -  that I realised just how stressed out I am feeling about going. I've actually always had a little bit of social phobia. I remember most of my life not...
    EternallyHopeful EternallyHopeful 31-35, F 23 Responses Jan 29, 2011

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    Skyler

    Skyler is also known as my sunshine. Skyler is 9 1/2 yrs old and has Asperger Syndrome which is on the lower end of the Autism spectrum. Along with Asperger's Skyler also has PDD, ADD, ADHD,OCD, and a few other learning disorders. All this being said he can be a challenge at...
    angelzevil angelzevil 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 18, 2010

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    Zac

     My 4 year old has pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS) a autism spectrum disorder and is in constant therapy but doing well. I love my angel and although hes a handful hes rewarding aswell.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 1, 2009

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    Im A Proud Parent Of A Son With Autism

    And just by coincidence, I am also a firm believer in the safety and efficacy of pharmecudical vaccines!!!A little mercury-aluminum-thimersol cocktail never hurt anybody!!!!!  Least of all infants!!!!
    Jacob1080David Jacob1080David 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 24, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I like hearing songs where people pour their hearts out. Not any easily thought up lyrics. But the ones that sound like they were feeling that exact way as they wrote the song. I...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    'In The Ghetto' by Elvis has got to be one of my favourite songs with a story. If anyone else has an interest in it or any song for that matter I would be happy to chat
    jason230868 jason230868 41-45, M Jun 24

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    Back in '97 when I was almost four my baby brother was born. This would be something that you would expect to change your life, but I had no clue. I remember him ignoring his...
    DizzieDazie DizzieDazie 18-21, F Jul 5

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    Yes. He is only 18 months older than me. So he is 14. My friends try to either not look at him or make fun of him. And I will put them in check. You don't mess with my brother. I...
    Everystormends Everystormends 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Dealing with autistic twin girls as a single mother. I no longer utilize LIDDSO services.
    Katrina11798 Katrina11798 31-35, F Jul 1

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    SBTRKT ft. Sampha - Never Never "It's complicated when you gravitate towards yourself. On the other hand it's hard to talk to anyone else. You can't help-can't help where your...
    Sydneybu Sydneybu 13-15, F Jun 27

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    The best song for this is concrete angel. It is about a girl who gets abused by her mother. And the neighbours boy knows... But by the time he found out, it was too late and she...
    chandy2014 chandy2014 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    I just heard a song on the radio that made me feel good this morning. Even thought I feel high, by accident. I took some wrong medicine last nite, now I feel high and the song...
    sisanders sisanders 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    Eminem is one of the best ive heard with meaningful songs example "headlights"
    chuckzares chuckzares 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    🎶Stay with me cause you're all I need.🎶 Stay with me// Sam smith
    juliaek1 juliaek1 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Edge of glory by Lady Gaga
    WendyDarlin WendyDarlin 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    / brendas got a baby by 2pac/
    JDcent JDcent 13-15, M Jun 24

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    I am definitely a proud parent also, and I guess a single parent as well. My sons were both over 18 when their dad and I split up, but I was essentially a single parent since they...
    RaverFan RaverFan 41-45 1 Response Jul 6

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    My son has autism and I have Aspergers my other son may have Aspergers and my boyfriend has Aspergers.
    prettybum prettybum 18-21, F Jul 7

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    I am listening to one of my all-time favorite songs by Miley Cyrus. She sings this song with her dad Billy Ray Cyrus. Love That Lets Go is a powerful song about parents and kids...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    HELP!!!!!! I really really need someone's help! I have no clue what to do with my life! But my situation is very unique! I have asked parents what they did when they where like...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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    My ex-girlfriend always said a certain song reminded her of when we dated... She later sang the song in our school talent show and before she started singing, she said this song is...
    cooker30 cooker30 13-15, M Jul 6

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    I love my three sons, Elijah (15), Ethan (6) and Evan (3). They are my joy. They make my world go around. Elijah, with his caring nature he protects his siblings from everything...
    jamieroberthopsen jamieroberthopsen 31-35, M Jul 7

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    Lolol it makes me laugh when people say "my parents are strict because I have a curfew." I don't have a curfew. Wanna know why? Because I'm not allowed out. I'm gonna be 18 in a...
    Yourguardianangel9613 Yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Not just the lyrics, but also when the music and singer are able to put "emotion" into the song. Pearl Jam-Black I think is a good example. Led zep's-stairway to heaven is...
    Sexyzamar Sexyzamar 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    Eminem-"mockingbird" great song with a great story
    chuckzares chuckzares 26-30, M Jun 24

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    Te Amo by Rihanna 💔 I can't listen to this song without falling to the ground in tears..
    BulletForMyBlackVeil BulletForMyBlackVeil 13-15, F Jul 12

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    14: A song with a good videoWell, there are a lot of those, but my favorite is this one#LOVETOMJ#RIPKING   
    MayaMoonShadow MayaMoonShadow 16-17, F Jul 12

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    Enterprise - faith of the heart... My favourite theme song, with the video of course
    Iscribbletoomuch Iscribbletoomuch 16-17, M Jul 13

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    I am writing a song with my friend ... Going well so far :)
    gigi3199 gigi3199 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I love my son with all my heart. He's 10 years old. What a real blessing he has been to me. I look at him and see such a amazing little guy. He played youth baseball for the...
    001goodguy65 001goodguy65 46-50, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have a gift of finding a song that has a persons name in it so here is the challenge. Send me in any name you feel I couldn't find a song with that name in. Doesnt have to be...
    jason230868 jason230868 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    DATE WITH A WOMAN...... Pls read. After 21 years of Marriage,my Wife wanted me to take...
    teachocolate teachocolate 41-45, F 7 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Hi! I'm Ashley and I'm new to this website but I joined because I noticed that there's a few girls on here that are in the same boat as me. I'm 18 years old (so is my boyfriend...
    AshleyJohanna AshleyJohanna 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    my parents didn't tell me until i was eleven years old, so i found it a big shock. i spent my whole life thinking i was your usual normal-person-without-any-major-challenges...
    hans13 hans13 51-55, F Jul 5

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    I've always have felt this statement seems somewhat unnecessary.I'm a single dad raised my kids alone best I could and they've turned out just fine.I'm very proud of them and tell...
    bignatbreastluver bignatbreastluver 46-50, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I am single, and proud of it! There's nothing that upsets me more than to see people in a relationship to make up for being alone. It's so sad. Why do we put so much pressure on...
    Alliwoo Alliwoo 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    They say having strict parents will discipline your kids for the better. But despite what my parents said I still went on with my life doing horrible and regretful things behind...
    Ennevi Ennevi 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Summertime Rolls by Janes Addiction. Hands down the song that's been in my head for at least the past month. It's a sweet song about childhood, love, innocence and happiness but...
    awalk76 awalk76 36-40, M 1 hr ago

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    I remember when my son Huey lost his eyesight 7 years ago at the age of 4 years. He is now legally blind in one eye and totally blind in the other. As a father I worried and...
    hueyify hueyify 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    A song in which you love the remake but dislike the original or vice versa.This is a song that covers it all. The original Hunters and Collectors was crap (can't blame them, it...
    izzypie izzypie 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I listen to music and just cry I makes me feel like there sing a song of my life it's crazy how some music I listen to really makes u think like " damn it just told my...
    tamaraiwannaknow tamaraiwannaknow 16-17, F 4 hrs ago

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    I have always had a pressure put upon myself to be this perfect daughter. Be cute. Be skinny. Be average height. Be smart. Be perfect. And that sounded great to me, who wouldn't...
    mathanky mathanky 16-17, F Jul 10

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    Um i guess i just thought that this would be a good way to express how i feel and maybe if i posted on the internet i could convince myself that people might listen. Before i...
    JustMui JustMui 18-21, F 1 day ago