2009 Photo Contest, Daily Life, Stories, 3rd prize
Photographer

Gen Yamaguchi

for St. Petersburg Times

17 October, 2008

Janet McDonald seeks advice from friends in the backyard of the family home. Janet is raising nine-year-old triplets on her own, following the death of her husband four years ago. Two of the children are autistic. Autism is one of a group of disorders associated with difficulties in communication and social interaction. The causes are not fully understood.

About the photographer

Gen Yamaguchi

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