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The Tears of a Clown - Poem

A trigger,
an explosion,
a split second rage.

Hulk smash,
a Red Fog.

Bile cascades from possessed lips,
brace for impact.


Ground Zero.

A million laments rushing to the surface, 78 more words



A few months ago I was in a low moment of my life, confused, and without energy. Fortunately, reading books doesn’t require much effort on my part, so I started reading a cascade of books on relationships. 405 more words

Exploring my Brain: The Primary Frontier

Since I’ve started keeping this blog, I’ve been exposed to new perspectives and styles of thinking. I’ve particularly been drawn to autist and apsie writers ( 1,595 more words


Uncommon Sense

I have a lot of strong opinions about autism in the media.

I sometimes feel like popular media just portrays autism as a stereotype ( 961 more words


Autism in the Schools -- A Personal Narrative

After losing a full time freelance to full time position because the company I was working for learned I have Asperger’s and, as they put it, they had “no intention of accommodating you,” I started substitute teaching for Dallas ISD. 2,271 more words


Thanksgiving and Autism. The perfect recipe for chaos.

Last year, my husband’s extended family made an inaugural last minute out-of-town Thanksgiving adventure to a large vacation home in Kiawah Island. 711 more words

A Question for Parents Considering a SEN School

Parents, why do you send your children to special schools?  Why would you put a child in a place that puts education second (third, fourth, doesn’t really exist)? 590 more words