I Told My 9-year-old He Could Be Embarrassed by his Little Sister

Even though she has Down syndrome.

Alexandra Stacey
4 min readFeb 17, 2022

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A face shot of a cute little girl who has Down syndrome

We were at the school’s open house. The gym was packed full of parents and grandparents watching raptly as a select few of our children braved their way up onto the stage to perform whatever little entertaining skill they’d worked so hard to perfect. The annual talent show was actually one of the…

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Alexandra Stacey

woman, mother, publisher, designer, artist, potter, builder, inventor, writer, voter, widow ~ so many stories, so little time. http://alexstacey.com