Words weren't enough. Pictures!
Here's a link to a collection of my photos of carnivals and musicians and other things.
Images of the Circus
The Three County Fair
The Big E
This particular photo is a friend's kid in the ball room at the Eastern States Exposition, 2001
John Elder Robison is an autistic adult and advocate for people with neurological differences. He's the author of Look Me in the Eye, Be Different, Raising Cubby, and Switched On. He serves on the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee of the US Dept of Health and Human Services and many other autism-related boards. He's co-founder of the TCS Auto Program (A school for teens with developmental challenges) and he’s the Neurodiversity Scholar in Residence at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia and a visiting professor of practice at Bay Path University in Longmeadow, Massachusetts.