Monthly Archives: December 2012

End of the Year

And so this is Christmas and what have we done? Well, for us it’s been an amazing year, especially in the Nate world. There was college graduation, the gallery show at Leonard Tourne in SoHo, the opening of StripMallArt (Nate’s Etsy … Continue reading

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A Question of Balance

When I went into Nate’s bathroom this morning for the daily laundry pickup, I was confronted with a bit of destruction: on the floor was the light cover for his ceiling fixture and, now visible, a loose bulb and flaking … Continue reading

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The Wheels on the Bus

Nate’s been taking the bus from Cooperstown to Oneonta lately. It’s part of our new strategy to get him more independent. Now don’t worry, he’s accompanied by his new aide. The ultimate goal is to have Nate be able to get … Continue reading

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Out of Many, One

  Last Sunday there was an article in The New York Times Magazine about Thorkil Sonne’s company Specialisterne. Created as a vehicle to take advantage of autistic kids strengths – precision, memory, penchant for repetition without getting bored – Specialisterne was … Continue reading

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