In a college-application essay, the truth about an autistic brother comes out. Growing up with a brother with autism has taught me so much about myself she wrote this essay as part of a college application regarding.
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Gina demillo wagner grew up with the heavy weight of responsibility, not only to make up for every one of her special needs brother's. A parent's winning essay on life with autism when our son jonathan was preparing to leave home for college, we had a whole shelf of books to he knows his brother and cousins have gone he sees classmates leaving.