Author: Seleana Wright

“I’ve sent text to both of my fathers,” Sahleah stated nonchalantly in recognition of Father’s Day. But, things weren’t always so casual when it came to this holiday. For years the role of fatherhood was filled by her grandfather, her uncles and I did my best to cover...

I was very fortunate to have a two-week staycation this month. This break was much needed from the pace of 2018. As December approached, I looked forward to the down time and tried to organize my unrestricted 14 days. I planned to spend quality time...

Gratitude is an acceptance and appreciation for all things. In each opportunity there is a process that we each much undergo to intentionally reach gratitude. Sometimes the process isn’t easy. A painful past, disappointment and fears can cloud the path towards gratitude and it’s up to...

Happy Halloween!, Sahleah shared this picture of “Jack and the Jack O Lantern”. Jack, the horse, has become part of our village. It’s only been four months and we’re already experiencing the benefits of equine therapy. Sahleah’s bond with Jack has solidified with each groom and...

I’m tired. Is that okay to say? The Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis was a blessing. It helped to pinpoint Sahleah’s needs and helped me to focus my energy on interventions to support her emotionally and socially. Focus is what I did. Full throttle! Two physicians, one counselor, equine therapy...