A poem by a 10-year-old boy with Apsperger Syndrome (Down Syndrome)
Among other things, he writes: “I am strange. I am new. I imagine you are too.” PHOTO: Pexels A poem by a 10-year-old boy with Apsperger Syndrome (Down Syndrome), which provides a glimpse into the world of a child who has to live with the condition, will move you to tears.
Benjamin Giroux wrote the poem at school and for each line his teacher gave him the first two words, such as “I am”, “I wonder”, “I see”, and he had to complete them. The result was an unbelievable bit of writing which gives you real insight into what the boy […]