Categories
Art Autism Illustrations Opinion

Autism in Art: “The New Normal,” School in the Age of Covid-19

Support #ActuallyAutistic artists, musicians, writers… Like, Share, or Comment, so search engines share more autistic voices!

Categories
#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Masking Symptoms

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…

Categories
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…

Categories
Autism Cooking Salad Veggies

Cooking while Autistic: Wilted Garden Salad

Wilted Garden Salad… About 10 minutes. Tops! Massive Nutrition! Vegan! (Or Not!)

Categories
Autism Dangers Opinion

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.

Categories
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.

Categories
Anxiety Autism Symptoms

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

Categories
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.

Categories
Art Autism Music Poetry Sensory Processing Symptoms

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.

Categories
Accomodating Anxiety Autism Meltdowns Shutdowns Symptoms

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…