S. Stiles

S. Stiles is a freelance writer. She holds a Ph.D. in English and has previously worked as a college professor. She can be contacted via email at sstiles.author@gmail.com

Autism or Encephalitis? My Son’s Misdiagnosis and Our Family’s Season in Hell

One night in August 2021, at around 2am, my husband and I were awakened by the sound of laughter coming from our son’s bedroom down the hall. I went in to check on him. Our five-year-old, “Leo,” was awake and running around the room in circles, plowing into toys

S. Stiles
S. Stiles
18 min read

Desperation and the Quest for Control: The Dangers of Alternative Medicine

S. Stiles
S. Stiles
15 min read