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All the Things You Couldn't Say single work   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 2008... 2008 All the Things You Couldn't Say
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The narrator is a speech and behavioural therapist who works with a young autistic boy, Wilbur. Wilbur seems to point out the narrator's self-harm scars, naming a burn 'hot'. The narrator works with Wilbur for a long time, though with little hope, until one day they find Wilbur having beaten the side of his own head.

Affiliation Notes

  • Writing Disability in Australia

    Type of disability

    Autism and dyspraxia.

    Type of character Primary.
    Point of view First person (not the disabled character).

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