Tag Archives: Aspergers

X + X = Friendship

When I imagine what it would be like to be “neurotypical”, I imagine that I would meet people and we would make this connection and mutually seek each other out in a true friendship. Although, I do consider myself blessed … Continue reading

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Expectations

We all have expectations of ourselves. Some are usually far fetched and then plenty are attainable if the right amount of positive effort is put in. Here is what I know: 1) Having Asperger Syndrome (Autism Spectrum Disorder – ASD) … Continue reading

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Can I Hug You? – Part 2

“I’m through accepting limits Cuz someone says they’re so Some things I cannot change But till I try I’ll never know Too long I’ve been afraid of Losing love, I guess I’ve lost Well if that’s love It comes at … Continue reading

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Global Autism Outreach – The Really, Really Like Me Project

When I created this blog, I had intentions of writing something and hoping the world would read it. It was a naive dream but I don’t give up easily. At first I was not sure what I wanted the blog … Continue reading

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Rose Colored Glasses

Sometimes I wish I knew what it felt like to feel at peace with the world. For me, I feel like the world is buzzing around me. The lights, the sounds, the textures, and so on and so on. I … Continue reading

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Another Day in Paradise

Tonight I am struggling. It’s difficult to put into words but I think the hardest part having Aspergers, for me, is that hopeless feeling that pops up at times when people talk about their best friends and their close relationships. … Continue reading

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Stormy Weather

When a storm is coming, I can feel it. I’m not talking about ESP. What I mean is that my anxiety and sensory issues go into overdrive. Maybe its the barometric pressure. My ears throb, my head hurts, my body … Continue reading

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Is it Christmas Yet?

It’s hard to think when it’s so hot, never mind write. My brain needs to relax. I feel like I’ve been so overheated this week that I haven’t really been thinking much, just functioning on empty. I have some updates … Continue reading

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Silver & Gold – A Poem

For dVersePoets: Poetics The red-faced blues lost in a labyrinth of golden verbs & social cues Like blocks of gems in a spectrum of cookie cutter letters that don’t spell words lost in a “know-it-all, don’t you?” – universe Your … Continue reading

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What You May Not Know

It may seem odd for someone with Aspergers to offer a social suggestion but it’s time. I want to quickly touch on something big for me. I just want to reassure you that 1) I already know I am high … Continue reading

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