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Managing stress …part2

Stress arise from external pressures which we get when we confront certain things that are not within the limits of our ability

Stress can motivate you to get that promotion at work, or run the last mile of a marathon. 229 more words

Personal Development

Questions of Faith, Questions of Learning

Today I felt like branching out from my own little world and so I meandered through the various writings of others. I’m exceedingly interested in topics of religion, God(s), and human behavior in general and so these were the themes I looked into. 171 more words


Rigid Thinking and Set Shifting in Adult Auties

I have been meaning to do this post for a while but I finally have some concrete examples and the wherewithal to do so. “Rigid, Concrete Thinking” is often touted as one of those “signs of autism” and a myriad of examples float around the internet. 1,151 more words


Cartoon Balloons that Speak Volumes

February 05, 2015: Barry Cauchon

Cartoon balloons are used to carry the spoken words or thoughts of a cartoon character in a drawing.  Sometimes the ‘balloon’ itself can make the statement.



Aspergers and "Black and White" thinking.

This topic was suggested to me by a friend of mine who also has Aspergers. I have touched on the tendency of people on the autistic spectrum to think in terms of absolutes-what other people call “black and white thinking”, but this is the first time I have dedicated a whole blog post to it. 594 more words

Obsess? or Commit? Part I

In a previous post, I promised to write about the complex matter that is Obsession versus its healthier neighbour in life: Commitment.

It has taken me longer to produce the post than expected. 1,519 more words


Who Knows Best?

“You think you know everything!”

“I know all that I need to know for now.”

This was a frustrated exchange between my mum and my fledgling teenage self. 1,665 more words