Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Grief: Is it optional?

Following Ezra -- a memoir by Tom Fields-Meyer about raising his son with autism (pictured) -- was released last week, and sparked an interesting discussion on the New York Times' Motherlode parenting blog.

Autism, one parent to another includes a question from a Motherlode reader about Fields-Meyer's assertion that he never grieved for Ezra, and a response from Fields-Meyer.