I’m making good progress but have barely scratched the surface. Here’s a small excerpt from my early life to keep ya going for now. Before I could speak actual words I had my own language only my brother could understand.  In trying to communicate with my parents, when they didn’t understand I relied on my …

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Here is another small excerpt: Friends visited and held my hand, keeping me company along with my family. My family knew I was there and not braindead. My mouth would give the faintest hint of a twitch as I couldn’t help but laugh when my brother quoted favorite comedy lines and played Adam Sandler cd’s.  …

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Brandon’s Book Excerpt: Immersion In Fantasy

May 16, 2020

I immersed my mind in fantasy at every opportunity. My life now consisted of school, therapy, books, video games, and movies. I wanted to be entertained every moment to grant my mind the tiniest moments reprieve from the constant, overwhelming, despair overriding my psyche. I dreaded going to school. The second I got home I jumped on the computer and escaped into the internet, where no one could see my disability and I wasn’t treated differently. 

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