Scott Finn: Life without words

2:25 pm
Sun October 27, 2013

Scott Finn: Life without words

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West Virginia Public Broadcasting Executive Director Scott Finn brings us this moving op-ed commentary published by The Charleston Gazette on Saturday, October 26. Finn examines the power of words and the ways he has learned to communicate with his son Max, who is considered non-verbal because of autism.
Scott Finn: Life without words CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Max didn't want to hike up the steep trail to Cranny's Crow. He let me know this by sitting down on the trail and going limp, nonviolent-protester style, as I tried to lift him.