As part of Autism Awareness Month, I asked the talented folks at AimingLow.com if I might provide them with a guest post for them to consider for their site. I was thrilled when they said "yes". I hope you'll check it out.
For some reason, this responsibility rests squarely on my shoulders. Apparently I am okay with this, because rain or shine, it is me who is on her knees cleaning up feces every damn day. Perhaps it is a self-assigned punishment I have taken on to fully embrace mommy martyrdom. This is not the only time I will fail my son today. This is not the only time I will feel a deep sense of shame for not being good enough, strong enough, or energetic enough.
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