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Adonya Wong

California
As a mother to an amazing child who also just so happens to have with autism, I blog about the importance of accepting what is and looking "beyond what you see". I write in the hopes that readers will leave my blog feeling more compassionate towards people living with different... Full Bio
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“Find Your Own Calcutta.” by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum This is the response Mother Teresa once gave when someone asked her what they could do to help. As a species, we are living in a state of being that is ... Read on »
Childhood Obesity and Autism… Oh, MY! by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Time to break the cycle! Barring any glandular problems, solving this major “issue”, whose stats have tripled in the last 30 years, isn’t as challeng ... Read on »
Label Me Not! by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Labels, labels, labels! As a species, we label everything. We label people, things, and experiences. Maybe (or maybe not) that’s just how life is in a ... Read on »
“Let’s Give ‘Em Something…” to JOKE about! by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Yes, the title of this post was inspired by a snazzy Bonnie Raitt tune, but this post isn’t about her. Nope!  It’s about Hollywood’s latest film… that thinks ... Read on »
Ariel and Deborah Levy declare, “I should have aborted you.” by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum As a mother to one of the MOST amazing people I have ever known, I cannot even fathom thinking these words, let alone stating them out loud… in a court of law, or ... Read on »
Let’s Get to Flailin’… by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Facebook has become a wonderful place for me to meet some really awesome folks, and most of the time, these lovelies have me in stitches with the things they post ... Read on »
If Not Now… When? by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I have cried enough tears to fill an ocean, sending myself into the deepest abyss, pondering… Will he be okay when I’m gone? I’ve spent so much time worry ... Read on »
When Life Shows Up As Autism by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Most of us on this path, the path of Autism, are quite familiar with the poem having to do with Holland.  Many of us may not have planned to give birth to Autism, ... Read on »
Life is like A Bag of Fertilizer! by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum A play on words from a popular movie… yet, there’s a lot of truth to them. We came into this world innocent and hopeful, and most of us leave it carrying truck ... Read on »
When the Shift Hits… Be the Fan! by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Change is inevitable. Every day, we change our minds; change lanes, and hopefully, our underwear too! But what matters most is how present and ready we are when th ... Read on »
About Autism by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum What is Autism? {This is what the experts say it is, but we all have our own experiences. I’m diggin’ the cards that I’ve been dealt… makes the journey more inte ... Read on »
Preserving A Dying “Breed” by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum As I read story after story of people performing and supporting genetic testing to eradicate autism… prenatal style, I can’t help but feel sick to my stoma ... Read on »
Vaccines and Body Counts? by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Well, it is obvious that I have been hiding under a rock for several months because I can’t believe I’ve missed a lot of what’s been slinging around the au ... Read on »
Speaking Out for A Silent Culture by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum As children, the strength of our voices is determined by our parents. If you were raised in a household where children were supposed to be seen and not he ... Read on »
About Autism by Adonya Wong Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum What is Autism? {This is what the experts say it is, but we all have our own experiences. I’m diggin’ the cards that I’ve been dealt… makes the journey more interesting.} ... Read on »