Autistic folks? Sometimes we’ve got hurtful relationships with our families.
I meant to go a totally different way this week…
But you wrote me about worries you had. After last episode.
So I call episode 5 of Autistic As Fuck Out Loud…. “Dear Autist: Forgiving Your Family? NOT a Cosmic Rule…”
Real talk. Some tough.
But your messages give me hope… that you may find some comfort here.
And, perhaps share it… with someone you know… who cares.
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Part 3 of a series on Sexual Assault & Autism.
Maybe you noticed. A lotta Autistic AF Out Loud episodes? Come straight from messages from folks like you.
Keep em coming.
A special shout out to Twitter friend Night Rain for her input on sound quality. She’s a 25-year-old autistic artist. Check her out.
Each episode, I answer one personal question. Here we go:
Yes, my wife and I live separately. Near each other. But it’s hard for me to maintain independent action around other humans. I lose focus. And tire easily. It takes so much energy for me to communicate in real-time.
So I spend the majority of my time alone. As much as I love Kimmie’s company.
Another short episode in the next few days, “Autistic Masking as Performance Art.”
Wanna know more? Check out my posts, paintings, poems, music, and politics at www.autisticaf.me…
And… If you enjoyed this episode… please share it on social media? Better yet, send it to a friend.