Next Adventures

“Next Adventures” A story & a song by Joel Nyland For the last year, Joel has been writing songs with Brian Laidlaw, through the organization Unrestricted Interest. Last autumn Brian (who loves rock climbing) scaled a huge cliff called El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, and when he described the experience, Joel said that it […]

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Got Power?

Got Power? by Deborah Spengler A few weeks ago, I-ASC held its Motormorphosis Virtual Picnic and I have got to say that every one of the presentations was exceptional! So much so, that one of them, “The Elephant in the Room” presented by Noah Seback and Keri Delport, inspired me to finally get around to […]

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Upside Down…In A Good Way

Upside Down…In A Good Way by Gregory Tino   Four years ago my life got turned upside down….in a good way.  Yes, autism and I were so happy, but it was stressful too. Yes, autism and I were anxious, but in a good way. Yes, autism and I thought life would never be the same, and it […]

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INTERDEPENDENCE IS GOLD

INTERDEPENDENCE IS GOLD By Joel Nyland 7/29/21   “I was inspired to write this poem after I read about gymnast Simone Biles and her twisties.  It sounds like she has what I so often feel.  Proprioception can be a tricky thing.  I hope you will enjoy this poem and keep going for gold.  Thank you […]

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