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Autism Communication Verbal

Autistic Selective Mutism: A Few More Unspoken Thoughts

Being on the inside of selective mutism, not being certain I’m explaining it clearly…

Really screws with my head.

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Accomodating Autism Autobiography

Selective Mutism: I Have No Mouth. But I Must SCREAM…

“Are you okay? Are you okay? ARE YOU OKAY?”

Like they’re talking to a Japanese tourist, and if they just shout loud enough… he’ll understand English…

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Accomodating Aspergers Aspie Autism Autobiography Microdosing Psychedelics Substances

Microdose & Me – Autism On Psychedelics

Just remember, everything I’m about to tell you is a CRIME.…

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Aspergers Aspie Autobiography Diagnosis Late Diagnosis

How to Get Diagnosed #ActuallyAutistic in Just 26 Years

Every therapy, every diagnosis, every medication– burnout, meltdowns, marriages, careers, shutdowns, and then there was clarity with a late diagnosis of autism.

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Autism Autobiography Poetry

Comic Book Hero: How This #AutisticSurvivor Escaped Bullying, Abuse, Molestation

How did autistic & other neurodiverse kids survive the Dark Ages before IEPs, 504 plans, targeted therapy, noise-canceling headphones…?
Here’s some brutal autistic truth-telling for you…

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Accomodating Autism Autobiography Communication Theory of Mind

#Neurotypicals? Know What This #ActuallyAutistic REALLY Hates About Em…?

Why, oh WHY, does their Theory of Mind CONVINCE them, despite all my assurances, that my Resting Bitch Face more accurately portrays my inner being than…

My plain, spoken English…?

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Art Aspergers Autobiography Poetry

That Song I’ll Never Sing to My Son

I find it hard to find a home for art that celebrates the life of #neurodiversity…
Hope this isn’t inappropriate here to celebrate the occasional cold, lazy Sunday….

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Art Autism Poetry

Poetry: Saga of The Autistic Cowboy

Autistic humor is… different. Cuz nothing’s funnier than Truth.
A surreal sci-fi/cowboy punk hybrid…
Sorta like a Horse Opera Odyssey… from an alien point of view.
One of my “Songs Without a Singer.” #Neurodiversity #ND #ActuallyAutistic