“I’m just sitting here pondering everything that has gotten me to this point in my life. I get lost in my thoughts. It’s a good place to get lost because you will always find your way back.” (Frances, 12) My little girl has been home from school this week because she is sick again. ThoughContinue reading “Wisdom”
I’ve attempted many blog posts, but something is happening: Frances is growing up and writing about her can be an invasion of privacy. So, while I find the line between my story and her story, posting will be somewhat sporadic. In the meantime, she’s still as funny as ever. We had been watching a YouTubeContinue reading “My apologies”
My 8yo daughter with HF ASD muses about irony in life
Frances: Did you ever realize that we don’t see our own faces? We don’t know if mirrors are lying. We never know what we truly look like.
Frances: You enjoy a toy at first, right? Then it just becomes part of your background, right? Then another toy, and background, right? That’s the way it works, right? (December 5, 2014 / 7 years old)
Frances: Was time made up by humans? I still haven’t figured out what we are. Until I figure it out, I’m probably going to be behind in math.
She was seven years old in this panel (ink and digital).
Frances speaking with Siri: “Do time machines really exist? What is a table? What song am I singing?”
(She is four years old in this panel.)