Actually, the question should read: “are my parents autistic?” because, well, they’re still alive and well. But I worded the … More
AutChat, an amazing group of autistic people on Twitter, bonded together to create a Safe Space for other Aspergian/autistic and … More
I might prefer to be quiet and observant. That doesn’t mean that I’m defective or weird. It might mean that … More
A life of misunderstandings is a fatiguingly common theme among the Asperger’s/autism spectrum community. I’m sure that a whole gaggle … More
My autism blurs conventionally-sacred lines – between male and female, science and spirituality, logic/reason and intuition, childhood and adulthood, innocence … More
My Asperger’s/autism is further shaped and shaded by an INTJ Myers-Briggs personality type. One interesting feature of the INTJ type … More
I’ve heard some parents of autistic children mention that their child stares into space, sometimes for long periods of time, … More
[Potential Trigger Warning: vehicular accidents; various other forms of trauma briefly mentioned] ❤ I clutched the steering wheel, attempting to … More
Autistic children and adults often create imaginary or alternative worlds within ourselves.
“Ground yourself,” they said. But it wasn’t that easy.