Asperger’s / autism support

After discovering that I’m on the Asperger’s/autism spectrum, I’ve had to plunge into a new world.  Well, maybe I didn’t … More

Why TV / radio commercials & internet ads can suck for autistic people

Back in July, I was on a plane, reading Rudy Simone’s “Aspergirls” book (which, although there are shortcomings, I do … More

An evening with a mother of a child suspected to be autistic

I’m still in Winter Wonderland, 1035 aeronautical miles from my home.  Despite my previous misgivings, it has actually been a … More

One Aspie’s Christmas wish-list…

Dear Santa, I’m an Aspie; that is to say that I “have” Asperger’s, a condition on the autism spectrum.  So … More

Top 28 Goals for surviving the Holidays as a newly-late-diagnosed Aspie (Notes to self)

Say “hi” to everyone; speak to everyone at least once. Determine an “escape route” early on, before I need it. … More

My 3 Christmas Ghosts ~ one Aspie / autistic perspective

I celebrate Christmas, as well as several other holidays.  If Facebook had the option, my religious affiliation would say, “it’s … More

How to “survive” Christmas with Aspie / autistic children, from a once-Aspie / autistic child

Dear Parents of children “with” Asperger’s/autism, I realize that a lot of us blog-writers speak mostly to our fellow Asperger’s/autistic … More