The Too-Silent Wave (on social media)

(I have to get something off my chest.  I kind of dreaded posting this, because it might irk or offend some, … More

Alexithymia during an emotional breakdown…?

Yep, it’s happening now. Life sometimes has a way of piling up behind–and on top of–me. The old familiar sensation … More

The ABCs of social awkwardness

When writing the notes for my previous post about unsuccessful mimicking, my brain diverted suddenly, off on a tangent, kind … More

Make it stop

(Note: this isn’t to criticize the people involved; the situation just is what it is, due to differing neurology.) ūüôā … More

Asperger’s / autism and vulnerability

One of the attributes that I have always despised the most is that of my vulnerability.¬† Sometimes I feel like … More

Small Talk Sucks(TM)

Ooh!¬† A person.¬† (Yikes!¬† A person.)¬† Maybe they won’t see me.¬† Oh shizz, they see me.¬† Please say hi to … More