The Grand Hotel Abyss

A considerable part of the German intelligentsia…have taken up residence in the Grand Hotel Abyss…  ”a beautiful hotel, equipped with every comfort, on the edge of an abyss, of nothingness, of absurdity.  And the daily contemplation of the abyss between excellent meals or artistic entertainments, can only heighten the enjoyment of the subtle comforts offered.”—Georg…

An Autism-Friendly City: A Sensory Garden for Parents

What is an autism-friendly city?   UPDATE:  (7/2/17) Here is a nice example of a pictorial social story type introduction to a place (the Riverwalk)in Tampa, FL, developed by University of South Florida Center for Autism and Related Disabilities.  They have plans to do a similar presentation for other local destinations.  I especially love the sensory…