Selected Essays and Prized Blog Posts (Laura’s Greatest Hits)



A Tale of Two Brothers Literary Mama

The House Guest The Monthly

A Trip to the Hardware Store NPR

A Child Wanders, Neighbors Whisper Motherlode, New York Times

A Regular Guy: Growing Up With Autism San Francisco Chronicle

A Rain Man Moment CNN

Dating With Autism Motherlode, New York Times



Why autism moms act the way they do

Don’t be afraid to ask for help

Life Lessons

iPad for autism

Explaining Autism

Autism, Parenting and Feeling Judged