This is a blog by Mackie, who is nearly sixteen, non-speaking, and has finally realized the dream of being able to communicate openly this past year. He’s not ready to rest on any laurels yet, though, so look out.

We live in New England, and are accordingly cranky sometimes, so forgive us in advance, and thank you for your patience.

And, if you want to help spread the magic, take a peek at our gofundme that is set up to defray costs of a couple projects in the works:

https://www.gofundme.com/CTnonverbalkids (we set this link some time ago, but have updated our terminology and mission since its start)