(My) Asperger’s / autism & the self-like Within [Mental Health Monday]

This may sound hopelessly cynical, but the concept of “self-love” has always seemed a little eyeroll-worthy to me.  Maybe it … More

Were my parents autistic?

Actually, the question should read: “are my parents autistic?” because, well, they’re still alive and well.  But I worded the … More

Aspie / Autistic Operating System (AOS) “apps”

I thought I’d have a little fun tonight… 🙂 I toss the term “operating system” around fairly frequently when talking … More

Gaslighting in relationships

(Tonight, I’m having a potential premonition.  My fear may or may not turn out to be true.  To be honest … More

Looking in the mirror ~ How I measure up against Tania Marshall’s “Asperger’s in young girls / preschool” list, Part 2

I swear, it’s almost like Tania Marshall (and several other notable authors on Asperger’s/autism in females) had sat outside our … More

Truths about Asperger’s / autism

For the last three posts (Myths about Asperger’s & autism Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3), I droned on … More