Gearing up for battles big and small. Without and within.
Once again, I find myself unemployed. The only income I have now is $526 Social security and $128 child support per month. What kind of world do we live in when a woman can’t work to support her children?
My previous post did not show the link to my gofundme page. It can be found on my FB page: Jennifer Hess.
I continue in my endeavors to return to school and fulfill my destiny of becoming a psychologist. I have found that it is not feasible to take out loans.
Please share this link to my gofundme site.
it’s a strange poverty we’ve gotten ourselves into.
- I need help.
Just…yeah. In the thick of it.
Note: This was originally published as a chapter in the book “GAP: Autism, happiness and wellbeing” (British Institute of Learning Disabilities). It’s something that I’ve been waiting to post here for months and I guess a fitting place to leave off, since it’s kind of a summary of the my journey from diagnosis to present.
This will be my last post for a while. I’ve decided to put the blog on hiatus until my language problems are less, well, problematic. Writing even once a week is taxing my limited communication resources and as much as I’ll miss this, self-care has to be a priority for me right now. I hope to be back at some point, though I have no idea when. Until then . . .
As a late-diagnosed autistic adult, people often ask me why I bothered seeking out a diagnosis. At age 42, I was happily married…
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