A Word in My Language

A Word in My Language
March 30, 2013
Anecdotes

It’s been speculated that for autistic people, the language they are taught as they grow up is in effect their second …Read the Rest

Assistive Technology and Me

Assistive Technology and Me
March 20, 2013
Anecdotes

Assistive technology is something I’ve come across while reading about autism, and for the most part my reaction has been …Read the Rest

My Time in Silence

My Time in Silence
March 6, 2013
Asides

I apologize for being away for so long. I’ve been adjusting to a lot, and struggling with some ideas of …Read the Rest

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas
December 24, 2012
Anecdotes

The words “Merry Christmas” and I have a little bit of a history together. I learned the phrase all of …Read the Rest

Letting You Into Our World a Little

Letting You Into Our World a Little
December 15, 2012
Ideas

I wish I could have an invisible camera crew follow me around when I’m at home. You see, over time …Read the Rest

ASAN Statement on Media Reports Regarding Newtown, CT Shooting

ASAN Statement on Media Reports Regarding Newtown, CT Shooting
December 14, 2012
Autism News

Our deepest sympathies to all the families and friends of all the victims of today’s tragedy. With regard to the …Read the Rest

The Autism Roller Coaster

The Autism Roller Coaster
December 13, 2012
Anecdotes

Being autistic is something of a roller coaster. You’ve got your good days, your normal days, and your horrible days. …Read the Rest

Reclaiming Stims

Reclaiming Stims
December 3, 2012
Anecdotes

Stimming is any repetitive self-stimulating behavior. Some of the most well known are rocking, flapping, making sounds, spinning, and many others. …Read the Rest