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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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Accomodating Autism Autobiography Communication Symptoms Theory of Mind

#Neurotypicals? Know What This #ActuallyAutistic REALLY Hates About Em…?

Why, oh WHY, does their Theory of Mind CONVINCE them, despite all my assurances, that my Resting Bitch Face more accurately portrays my inner being than…

My plain, spoken English…?

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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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Accomodating Autism Autobiography Symptoms

Selective Mutism, Pt. 1: I Have No Mouth. But I Must SCREAM…

“Are you okay? Are you okay? ARE YOU OKAY?”

Like they’re talking to a Japanese tourist, and if they just shout loud enough… he’ll understand English…

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Accomodating Aspergers Aspie Autism Autobiography Microdosing Psychedelics Substances Symptoms

Microdose & Me – Autism On Psychedelics

Just remember, everything I’m about to tell you is a CRIME.…

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Aspergers Aspie Autism Autobiography Diagnosis Late Diagnosis Symptoms

How to Get Diagnosed #ActuallyAutistic in Just 26 Years

Every therapy, every diagnosis, every medication– burnout, meltdowns, marriages, careers, shutdowns, and then there was clarity with a late diagnosis of autism.

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Anxiety Aspergers Aspie Autobiography Memory Symptoms

Confessions of an #AdultAutistic Anxiety Junkie

To cope with the increasingly more complicated demands of #AdultAutistic life, Johnny Profane has relied on the adrenaline rush of fear and anxiety to push him into action and get his mind in gear.

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Aspergers Aspie Autobiography

The Dark Autist… Exposed

If an Autist falls in the forest…
and no one is around to hear it… does he/she/ey make a sound?

Who is the Dark Autist? Not the person wearing the mask. Not the one trying to fit in. Seeking to impress. Looking for approval… employment… donations….