Irritability 

I have almost always been prone to irritability.  I could never quite understand where it came from.  It would just … More

Autism talks back [a rebuttal]

(Issuing a Content Advisory/Trigger Warning; ableism and pessimistic viewpoint of autism by one non-autistic parent (emphasized to indicate that I … More

The Asperger’s / autism spectrum ~ the next evolutionary step?

The first time I heard this theory, it came from my partner, many years ago.  As usual, the threads of … More

Too much emotion

This post might make me come across as a cold, detached person at first, but those of you who know … More

Sharing: Another autistic use for the DSM-V

Originally posted on Aspie Under Your Radar:
I’ve been thinking a lot, lately, about how we define autism and whether that is even…

The intense world ~ probably not just a theory

It’s Friday night, but around here, you’d never know it.  We live in a major city, but thankfully, we were … More

The depth of the (my) Asperger’s / autism ‘rabbit hole’

I’ve mentioned before that finding out that I’m autistic/an Aspie has felt like stumbling upon the code-key to my entire … More

Dear recently-diagnosed Aspie / autistic adults <3

(Image Credit: Keri Bowers, a co-founder of one of my favorite sites ever, The Art of Autism collaborative (an article … More