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Autism in Poetry: A Hole’s A Hole

A hole’s a hole until ya fill it…

I finally filled my autistic heart… with you.

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Art Autism Illustrations Opinion

Autism in Art, Gallery: Astonish the Police

I’m overwhelmed by the USA…

Art is how I deal…

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Art Autism Family Poetry Substances

Autism in Poetry: It Burns

I’ve seen the fiercest hearts of my generation burn themselves alive, lips wrapped around a pipe…

Family is complex for this autistic.

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#AutisticJoy About Art Autism Illustrations Poetry Top Articles ⭐

A “Thank You!” gift for ALL blog followers…

I’d like to share the #AutisticJoy!

I will be sending all followers one of my digital illustrations…

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Art Autism Illustrations Opinion

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.

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Art Autism Illustrations Opinion

Autism in Art, Gallery: Democracy Is Coming… to the USA

I’m overwhelmed by the USA…

Art is how I deal…

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Art Autism Friendship Poetry

Autism in Poetry: My Friend Billy

Friendship is complex for this autistic…

Billy & I had nothing in common. Except our hearts.

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Art Autism Poetry

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.

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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.

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Art Autism Meltdowns Poetry Shutdowns

Autism In Poetry, Shutdowns: Believe I’ll Ch-Ch-Change My Shirt

“Well, we all have meltdowns, don’t we sweetie…?”

Ummmmm… Actually…?

No.

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Art Autism Poetry

Autism in Poetry: Letting Go…

For some, living autistic is about the exhausting  quest for…

Perfection.

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Art Autism Poetry

Autism in Poetry: Shameless… Living Out Loud.

#AutismAcceptance…?

Look out. That first step’s a doozy…

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Art Autism Poetry

Autistic Poetry: Ballad of a Black Sheep

For some families, autistics aren’t the children parents ordered…

Works for me.

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Art Autism Poetry

Neurodivergent Poetry: How Rare It Is

Why would teachers, parents, friends waste time saying one thing to me trying to communicate something entirely different…?

Later, why would bosses, priests, lovers mock, rage, abuse for doing exactly what they say…?

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Art Autism Autobiography Poetry

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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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