Polly’s pages (aka ‘Donna Williams’) » Blog Archive » When grieving the loss of someone who is more than ‘just a partner’

Chris and I have been more than husband and wife, more than lovers, more than family to each other.... we have been incredible best pals. We have spent 17 years in each other's company and we are still so interested in each other's lives, thoughts, feelings, learnings, experiences, silliness and badSource: Polly's pages (aka 'Donna …

Polly’s pages (aka ‘Donna Williams’) » Blog Archive » TRICKS OF LIGHT by Donna Williams

A trick of the light is an optical illusion. We see something that isn't there, or we see something we think is one thing, then look at it from a different angle and find our perspective is changed, different. My life has been full of such illusions. Often the illusions had me convinced and I …

Polly’s pages (aka ‘Donna Williams’) » Blog Archive » THE JOURNEY by Donna Williams | Circa Jan 9, 2017

To my husband Chris who journeyed with me 17 years teaching and gifting me so many things & to my friends Scott & Morghana who understood what journey meant and gave me the joy of watching theirs in action.... We are all born, physically, but there comes a time, ready or not, when we find …

Polly’s pages (aka ‘Donna Williams’) » Blog Archive » Vale Polly Samuel (aka ‘Donna Williams’) 1963-2017

Hello world,Chris Samuel here, Polly's husband.It's my sad duty to tell you that my beautiful wife, Polly Samuel, died on the night of Saturday 22nd April 2017. She went as she wished, with no pain and in a palliative care ward where the staff were exemplary and acted entirely in accorda Source: Polly's pages (aka …

Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Mar 9, 2009

Mon, Mar 9, 2009, 9:40 PM | Google News Alert for: autism Autism patients in California are dealt insurance setbackLos Angeles Times - CA,USABy Lisa Girion California regulators said Monday that insurers must provide speech, occupational and physical therapies to their autistic members but ...See all stories on this topicNevada Lawmakers hear testimony on autism fundingKRNV - Reno,NV,USALawmakers heard emotional testimony Monday …

e-Speaks: Autism Speaks Co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright Featured in the TIME 100 List of the Most Influential People in the World; AutismCares Offers Support Grants for Families in Crisis | Circa May 1, 2008

Thu, May 1, 2008, 9:38 PM | Newsletter e-Speaks || May 2, 2008 Autism Speaks Co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright Featured in the TIME 100 List of the Most Influential People in the World TIME magazine has named Autism Speaks Co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright to its list of the 100 most influential people in the world. In …

e-Speaks: Puzzle Pretzels Hit the Shelves; West Texas Walk; “Fox Sports Supports” and NASCAR; “Night of Too Many Stars” | circa Apr 10, 2008

Apr 10, 2008, 11:08 PM | Newsletter e-Speaks || April 11, 2008 Puzzle Pretzels Hit the Shelves The Bachman Company debuted its Puzzle Pretzel, baked in the shape of the Autism Speaks puzzle piece logo, to steady requests from around the country. It is available in grocery stores in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions as well as …