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Let the Rain Come Down

When I was a small child, I was terrified of thunderstorms. The pouring of the rain, rumble of thunder and striking of lightning often made me quiver with fear. 742 more words



I have begun work on a new portrait series, titled Ausome Me.  Ausome Me is a studio based series of intimate portraits of children on the Autism spectrum.   456 more words


Autism a Colourful Spectrum

As this is a subject our family is now dealing with it might pop up on here now and then.

Amongst all the dreary advice and articles I have read I came across this comic. 12 more words


Discovering a Structure to Flirting

I’m reading a piece of my fan fiction published by the author John Birmingham. The collection of short stories has gone out early to the contributors and his ‘favourite’ fans. 587 more words


When Your Best Friend Has Autism.

So a couple of months ago, my best friend, Jane, started seeing a new therapist. This therapist questioned her diagnoses of persistent depression disorder, OCD, and ADHD. 482 more words

The Autism Constellation

by David Morstad

Today, countless children and adults will be described as being “on the spectrum”, i.e., the autism spectrum. It is a popular notion, a handy phrase, and people claim some knowledge of what it implies – even though that may not always be the case. 777 more words

I'm Sensory Sensitive: What That Means and why it's Important

I’m sensory sensitive. Not many people are aware that this issue exists nor what that means for the person affected despite the large impact it has. 554 more words

Mental Illness