The way that autism and gender relate to each other is fascinating and is yet another key to identifying and helping people get diagnosed. For years, a confused sense of gender and sexuality were my only clues. Well, that and having a “rare” and “masculine” MBTI type.
“Ooh! Stop! A show about autism! We have to watch this!” I said to my Netflix partner as we were drifting through to get to our last anime episode. The show was Atypical, season one, and we decided to give it a go. At the time, autism was a budding special interest of mine, but […]
(Thanks to W-Photos @ Creative Market for the above stock photo.) The first time I considered that I might be autistic, it was as though all the spiritual awakening revelations I had been seeking my whole life took place in one moment. Whoa. So that’s a thing? Not just a me thing, a thing thing? […]
I have officially been diagnosed with ASD! Thanks for supporting me this far into the journey, and stick around for more autism comics! Please follow me on Twitter and Instagram (I also repost comics on Tumblr) if you like this kind of thing. (Also, please put your own experiences with adult diagnosis in the comments! […]
I’ve always been a fairly low energy person. My lack of “spoons” in life never really matched my physical situation or age. As a teenager I slept a lot and rarely went out or partied or anything. In my twenties I slept just as much and went out even less. I think I’ve been […]