The Fergusons

Eraina Davis-Ferguson is a creative nonfiction writer currently penning a memoir about raising a daughter with autism and deafness. Her story was featured in “The New Haven Register” She holds an M.Ed in Education and an MAR in Religion from Yale University. Jason Ferg is an inspirational rapper and singer whose music embodies the tenets of livingContinue reading “The Fergusons”

We Must Protect Children with Special Needs – JetMag.com

For those who are parents to children with special needs, here are five ways to protect and advocate for them on their behalf. As the parent of a special needs child, I am outraged at the recent Facebook Live attack of a Chicago suburban special needs teen.  The video shows assailants beating and abusing the victim, asContinue reading “We Must Protect Children with Special Needs – JetMag.com”

Why I Forgave My Baby Daddy – JetMag.com

When I gave birth to my daughter Taylor at the age of 20, I knew that there would be some challenges. She was born with severe hearing loss, and displayed global developmental delay almost instantly. Her father’s lack of involvement compounded with her special needs created a sense of resentment and anger. However, after 16Continue reading “Why I Forgave My Baby Daddy – JetMag.com”