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Autism Shared

Share: “Backstopping: Supporting the Autistic Person in Your Life”


Originally posted on Musings of an Aspie:
The Scientist and I moved cross-country a few years ago. We made the drive In four days and by the middle of the fourth day I was on the verge of shutdown. It was way past lunch time, we were out of snacks and we were driving through…

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#AutisticJoy Autism Meltdowns Podcasts Sensory Processing Symptoms Verbal Processing

Autistic Stimming, Overload & Anxiety, Pt. 1: NOISE – A Spoken Song


Let me bring you inside my world. Experience autistic sensory overload…

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Autism Podcasts

#AutisticAF Out Loud Taking Off… No Shatner’s Onboard


The podcast is taking off…

But there’s no room for dicks in this space.

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#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Podcasts Surviving Symptoms

How to Get Diagnosed #ActuallyAutistic… in Just 26 Years! – Podcast s1e8


First off… This is NOT a poor-me story…

It’s a journey to #AutisticJoy… story.

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Autism

Share: Every Autistic Boy Deserves a Fierce Mom…


From one of the courageous founders of Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism. Those who have read about my family life get why… Jennifer Byde Myers and Shannon Des Roches Rosa are my heroes. I received word last night that my birth mother died. I had not spoken to her in 10 years… Jenny Alice’s words […]

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#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Podcasts Surviving Symptoms

Autistic Shutdowns: Believe I’ll Ch-Ch-Change My Shirt – Podcast s1e7-B


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

Ummmmm… Actually…? No.

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#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Podcasts Surviving Symptoms

#AutisticJoy, Orgasmic Learning… & Ecstasy – Podcast: s1e7


Let’s dive into the most universal autistic experience of all… and it’s one hiding right in front of your face.

Even if no one talks about it…

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#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Podcasts Surviving Symptoms

Comic Book Hero: Surviving Bullying – A Spoken Song (bonus podcast)


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-teling for ya… (with transcript)

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Autism Shared

Share: Twinship. A Unique Autistic Journey…


Autistic. Black. An identical twin. Helluva writer.

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#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Podcasts Surviving Symptoms

Autistic Masking as Performance Art (podcast)


Ever hear of autistic masking?

If you’re wondering if you ARE autistic… this is gonna sound strangely familiar… (podcast w/transcript).

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#AutisticJoy Adult Autism Family Opinion Podcasts Surviving

Dear Autist: Forgiving Your Family? NOT a Cosmic Rule… (podcast)


Not forgiving your abusers does NOT mean you are a “bad autist.”

You are a survivor. (podcast w/transcript).

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Autism

Audio problem fixed: “Millenial Friends” Podcast


It appears the audio file had problems shortly after posting for the podcast episode: “Millennial Friends: You. Are. Right… Question EveryTHING.” Subscribe to hear new episodes when they publish… Apple • Spotify • PocketCasts • Amazon/Audible All other platforms: https://neon.page/AutisticAFOL If you read the transcript… I think you’ll be surprised at the difference the audio […]

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Autism Disability Shared

Share: “Hey, stop gaslighting Black people about their disabilities.”


TikTok video… Too good not to share.

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#AutisticJoy Autism Opinion Podcasts

Podcast: Millennial Friends: You. Are. Right… Question EveryTHING.


Whether the world you were born into works for you… or not…

You may find some words here that mean something…

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Opinion

Millennial Friends: You. Are. Right… Question EveryTHING. (Transcript)


Podcast here… Millennial culture is my favorite on Earth. And autistic Millenials…? I identify with them like no others. I talk with autistics who are staring at turning 30… or 40… every day. Smart. Educated. Eyes wide open…Yet bewildered. Uncertain. Some think they’ve done something wrong… but can’t figure out what. But some are… mad. […]

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Adult Autism Podcasts Special Interests Surviving

Podcast: I’m Still Autistic. I STILL Fear Cops: One Year after Linden Cameron


I think it’s time for a little controversy.

Let’s talk about cops… autists… and tragic violence. Out. Loud.

Podcast, including transcript.

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Shared: “Yes, It Really Is Legal to Electrically Shock Disabled Children in The US as Punishment #StopTheShock”


Important article. Autistic children are shocked… like cattle.

Legally. In the US.

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Adult Autism Podcasts Special Interests Surviving

Podcast: On #AutisticJoy, Personality & Being in the Flow…


Today, I’m hot on the trail of #Autistic Joy.

What it is. Why you want it. How to get it. Podcast, with transcript.

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#AutisticJoy Autism Podcasts Surviving

Note to a Younger Autistic Friend. Podcast 1.


“Sometimes it just doesn’t pay to be autistic…”

Heart-felt note to college student rebuked by professor for being… well, autistic.

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Art Autism Autism & The Police Dangers Illustrations Sexual Abuse & Assault

Autism in Art — Gallery: “Remember,” Autists & Violence


I’ve been working on a long-term project. A series of portraits of autists who experienced violence at the hands of the police, strangers, friends… family.