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Gendering Me

Home » Posts tagged: “autistic” I’ve been trying for a couple of weeks to write this blog post. For those close to me or even just on my Facebook, you know I came out as...

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The Impossible Task of Interacting

Home » Posts tagged: “autistic” “I’m going to drive now. I’ll be back in 30 minutes.” “It’s a busy day. Speech this morning and therapy after lunch.” “I’m going to the store on my way...

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Let’s Define Autistic Safe Space

Home » Posts tagged: “autistic” Autistic Safe Space values the experience of veteran autistic activists. Not because they are infallible but because they’ve had way more time to unpack the ableist ideals rampant in our...

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So Perfect You’re Imperfect

Home » Posts tagged: “autistic” One step… Two steps… He’s definitely autistic… He stands straight and tall. Arms to his side. His pace perfect. His gait perfect. His body perfect. And yet, a little too...

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To the Parent New to Autism

Home » Posts tagged: “autistic” Hello person. Welcome to this beautiful world of autism. Yes, beautiful.. It’s the same beautiful world you’ve already lived in. That child that you love? They’re the same child. That...

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Executive Functioning Survey

Home » Posts tagged: “autistic” I’m not sure if I’ve said so before, but I’m going to be speaking again this summer at the Autism Society of America conference in New Orleans. This year my...