“Aspie” Rant: Integrity within Autistic Groups and Networks

The original start of the title was Master Mind Fu** . . . Which still works. I abide by the philosophy of take what you need and leave the rest behind. I was taught manners and live by the golden rule of treat others how I wish to be treated. I take pride in my… Continue reading “Aspie” Rant: Integrity within Autistic Groups and Networks

Ego, Convictions and The Bubble Wrap Approach

  We all know the saying, “Opinions are like Assholes.” But are they really? I mean theoretically we are nothing but opinions. I am glad to report, smitten actually, that I am a confident person with strong convictions based on rigorous studies of spiritual truths. And that I recognize my convictions are still only opinions… Continue reading Ego, Convictions and The Bubble Wrap Approach

A Visual Representation of My Anxiety: Aspergers (Autism)

MY DANCING STAIRCASE I am autistic (Asperger’s Syndrome). And I have generalized anxiety disorder. Most autistics do, if not all. It’s a byproduct of our very active thought processes and ability to often think in pictures, so that everything, in a sense, becomes very much alive and real. My anxiety is seen and felt in… Continue reading A Visual Representation of My Anxiety: Aspergers (Autism)

Goodbye social media posters; An autistic’s view

I am an ever-seeking idealist. This is my greatest attribute, and at moments my weakest link. Like many a folk I know, I think outside the box, and I remain there, looking outward at the kaleidoscope of possibilities to be the best I can be, in a world that dictates competition, attention and greed. This… Continue reading Goodbye social media posters; An autistic’s view

The Canoe Factor

The last time I was upset with my boyfriend David, I bought a canoe. Here’s a bit of what the timeline looked like: Surfed Internet as source of self-soothing, aka stimming. Craigslist further assists in stimming pursuit. (a public forum with job openings, miscellaneous stuff for sale, discussion forums, etc.) Found photo of awesome canoe—in… Continue reading The Canoe Factor