Tag Archives: autistic
A Life Undiagnosed
When I first started this blog, years ago, I was an angry person. Angry is an understatement, honestly. It seemed the whole world was against me. Everyone seemed to constantly try to push every last one of my buttons. I … Continue reading
Im Vaccinated! Yay!
About a month ago or so, I finally got my text message saying that it was my turn to get the first Pfizer vaccine. Here in Iceland, basically when its our turn they let us know, and there are certain … Continue reading
The last few months and looking for work as an Autistic adult. Yay.
Since the latest health scare, this past summer, Ive done my best to be upbeat and to try to keep on going in my work to get my shit together. Ive been so busy with that Ive forgotten to write … Continue reading
Journal: Health issues, hospital stay, blood test results. Anxiety.
I had planned to write so much over the summer, alas, that didn’t happen like I wanted. Instead, I have been consumed with fears about my health. A hospital stay, blood tests, and waiting have taken up all of my … Continue reading
My Response To “Autistics and Parents of Autistics – Aren’t We All On the Same Team?”
I’ve been scrambling for things to write about lately, as you well know, if you have been keeping up with me at all this past year or so. My creativity has been severely blocked by life and all its glorious … Continue reading
Our Routinely-ish Morning Scrambly Thing.
I don’t usually like talking about the kids too much, I don’t want to invade their privacy like that. However, I’m at a loss as to what to write about for Autism Acceptance Month. So I was like, dude, write … Continue reading
Autism Acceptance: Listen to Autistic People.
Lately I have been getting rather irritated by certain things in the “Autism” community. I put quotations around the word Autism because I am not referring to actually autistic people, I am referring to those who claim to speak for … Continue reading
I’ve been rather busy as of late but I just added the WordPress app to my new iPhone 7 and thought I’d try it out with an update post. I may do more of these in the future. Just recently … Continue reading
Back to school and venting about last year….
So the new school year is starting. This is good. All parents know that feeling when they FINALLY go off to school again. For us it is that, but then it is also a bit stressful when considering all the school meetings that will ensue in the near future because my kids are autistic…… Continue reading
Stop #NotAll-ing Us.
If you do not know what I mean by #NotAll-ing: When an autistic posts something about what allistics do, it goes without saying that not all do it, but many do, so responding with “not all allistics do that, so … Continue reading