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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.

Chaos.

Ground Zero.

A million laments rushing to the surface, 78 more words

Poems

Wordlover

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

Anxiety

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

Culture

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

HUNGRY FOR TACOS

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

Bullying