Friday, 13 August 2010
Me: The Abridged Version
There is a class starting mid September on BPS called Me: The Abridged Version. It's going to be an A~Z format and I suspect, and hope, that it will complement my work-in-progress Book of Me album. The class will be taught by Cathy Zielske and she's recorded a welcome message ... I originally thought that I would find it a little bit too American for my tastes (no offence meant to my American readers!), but she was warm, informative and funny. I really did feel as though she was talking directly to me. Wasn't she?She set some pre-class homework! Read "Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life" by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and make an A~Z tag book (template provided by Cathy) for jotting of notes and ideas prior to start of the class. Mine is, as of yet, still unwritten in.
Autism. Such a small word, only six letters long. Autism. Such a big word, powerful enough to fill a parent's heart with dread and fe...