Tbere is a certain mentality in recent years to slap some kind of label on just about everything under the sun. Say for example you didn’t exercise all day and can’t stop wriggling in bed? Congratulations! you now have “restless leg syndrome” It’s almost as if they were designed to be used or something? Maybe … More Disabled or just different?
It may be hard to believe, There was a time when I couldn’t even go outside the house at all. Or talk to anyone new. I was tired of being so stuck. Many people have given me tools that I feel deserve to be shared. This is mainly intended for people with Aspergers and high functioning … More Some advice on Managing Sensory overload.
Say, I’ve doing some thinking. You see, I was diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome pretty young, and I guess I’m not “normal” in the truest sense of the word. I tend to keep to myself, have some rather eccentric hobbies, along with a tendancy to fixate on a certain topic or train of thought for weeks … More Why has Autism Been turned into an umbrella diagnosis?
Hello. This isn’t anything insightful, or anything really. It’s just me talking. Because I have nowhere else to go. (it’s A Rant. Yes.)If that doesn’t interest you, go away. I just need to vent. If nobody reads this, that’s okay. I will have actual posts soon. Don’t mistake my bluntness for malevolence. What am I … More I seem to have made a terrible mess of things.
I’ve been doing a lot of ‘navel gazing’ lately, so to speak. And if want to tell me to not be so selfish you might want to go elsewhere. I’m tired of playing along. Thinking about life, what I’m trying to accomplish and all the rest. And most of all, wether or not I should … More You Shouldn’t Run from what you are.
You know, It occurs to me that nobody really wants to hear some of the things I want to say. I worder really hard on my last post. and nobody read it. And after all, what kind of strange notion of self-importance is it that I feel obligated to comment on various issues? And most … More I’m going to go quiet for a bit.
I’ve been thinking about something for a long time now.I’ve always been a bit odd. As in ‘autistic’ and won’t eat anything other than a few things and won’t talk to anyone except one or 2 people. That was a long time ago. Oh, how far I have come! Right? Is it really something to … More The pressure to integrate and conform.