Categories #AutisticAF Scroll Down Start here… 👉 ABOUT THIS BLOG… 👈 If you are new to this blog… I strongly recommend you start here… by johnnyprofane1 August 26, 2020September 16, 2020 Recent SRSLY…? Autism & Neurodiversity…? Srsly? Nature don’t make garbage… Controversial? SRSLY…? by johnnyprofane1 September 19, 2020September 19, 2020 Photo of personalized Medical Alert bracelet that warns first responders that I’m autistic. I’m Autistic. I Fear Cops…. I fear every police officer & cop car I see. And in 21st Century America… I see them everywhere. So I bought a Medical Alert Bracelet. To protect myself from “helping” First Responders… by johnnyprofane1 September 14, 2020September 16, 2020 Dark, digital illustration of Rutger Hauer giving “Tears in Rain” soliloquy in Ridley Scott’s Blade Runner. After a frame grab. Autistic Self-Doubt: A brief, very personal post. I’ve been struggling with some self-doubt. It’s an autism thang. by johnnyprofane1 August 25, 2020August 26, 2020 #NoStatuesMatter #3 Study for dark digital illustration of toppled Christopher Columbus. (After 6/20 AP photo). 50 Shades of Autistic Thinking, Pt. 1: Magic is Afoot… I begin a series exploring how my autistic mind works… Cuz if we don’t show ’em our hearts…. How will they ever love us? by johnnyprofane1 August 23, 2020August 25, 2020 Whimsical digital illustration of old fashioned Red Hot dog, fully dressed… Including rich, thick, powerful… ketchup. Cooking while Autistic: Homemade Ketchup Salsa, Sriracha, Aioli…. Flirt as much as ya like when ya go out. But when ya come home to your main squeeze… Ketchup’s got a brand new, HOT look, baby. On a Foodstamp budget… by johnnyprofane1 August 23, 2020August 23, 2020 Dark, digital illustration of Georgia children returning to school in the Age of Covid-19, after a photo by Hannah Watters, 15-year-old student, Twitter, 8/2020. Autism in Art: “The New Normal,” School in the Age of Covid-19 Dark, digital illustration of Georgia children returning to school in the Age of Covid-19, after a photo by Hannah Watters, 15-year-old student, Twitter, 8/2020. by johnnyprofane1 August 8, 2020August 15, 2020 Autistic Masking as Performance Art I’ve come to enjoy the sound of my own voice… Understanding how & why takes me stumbling down a deep rabbit hole… by johnnyprofane1 July 27, 2020August 26, 2020 Autism in Art, Gallery: Democracy Is Coming… to the USA I’m overwhelmed by the USA… Art is how I deal… by johnnyprofane1 July 26, 2020July 29, 2020 Cooking while Autistic: Wilted Garden Salad Wilted Garden Salad… About 10 minutes. Tops! Massive Nutrition! Vegan! (Or Not!) by johnnyprofane1 July 7, 2020July 7, 2020 Dark illustration of police officer pointing gun at protesters during George Floyd Protests, June 2020. Autistic Folk Don’t Need IDs… OR. Armed. Cops. There is no… none whatsoever… NO reason for a person performing a welfare check, or other purely social service, to be packing any form of lethal weapon. by johnnyprofane1 June 24, 2020July 4, 2020 Dark illustration of two elder gentlemen sharing a laugh. Autism in Poetry: My Friend Billy Friendship is complex for this autistic… Billy & I had nothing in common. Except our hearts. by johnnyprofane1 June 21, 2020July 1, 2020 Dark illustration split between an infant’s tear and an adult’s face. What My Autism Looks Like… Right NOW. Can’t wrap my head around it. Not this moment in history… Not this moment in my life… Not this m o m e n t by johnnyprofane1 June 19, 2020 Autism in Poetry: Got A Hate On My autistic heart cannot seperate my life from our world’s fate… And the rising tides of hate. by johnnyprofane1 June 6, 2020 Cooking while Autistic: Bandito Candy Profane Hot, sweet, sour, salty… and LOADED with probiotics… by johnnyprofane1 May 31, 2020May 31, 2020 Autism in Poetry: Sensory Overload, NOISE… No apology. No justification. No lecture. No discussion. No education. No enlightenment… Here’s the experience of autistic sensory overload. by johnnyprofane1 May 30, 2020August 26, 2020 Managing My Autism… A Personal Panic List When the fog of meltdown comes on, I can’t think of what to do in that moment… to just deal…. So I made a little list… by johnnyprofane1 May 29, 2020June 2, 2020 On Autism, Personality & Being in the Flow… Autistic joy is hard to explain to another person. Pretty much ANY non-autistic person. And trying to… drags me into Deep Philosophical Waters… by johnnyprofane1 May 28, 2020June 2, 2020 Autism In Poetry, Shutdowns: Believe I’ll Ch-Ch-Change My Shirt “Well, we all have meltdowns, don’t we sweetie…?” Ummmmm… Actually…? No. by johnnyprofane1 May 15, 2020May 17, 2020 Special Interests? Autistic Passion Ain’t Cute & Cuddly The issue isn’t age, education, or IQ… Autistics vary just like neurotypical humans… But intensity…? We got that covered like stink on shiznit. by johnnyprofane1 May 6, 2020May 16, 2020 Autism in Poetry: Letting Go… For some, living autistic is about the exhausting quest for… Perfection. by johnnyprofane1 April 25, 2020May 16, 2020 Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again. Autism... Show you care... Share!FacebookLinkedInTwitterEmailMoreRedditTumblrPrintLike this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... 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