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Me and Willy Wonka, or, How I Learned I’m Aspie

This post is ancient and got code smashed during a server move. I’m copying it here and replacing the videos. :edit: Some of the links in this article are no longer viable, sorry about that. What am I up to today?  … Continue reading

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epiphany

I don’t want to say much because it’s going into my deeper writing, but I need to process. I’ve sworn not to go back to private blogging, so I’m putting a thought here in my most innocuous place, which kind … Continue reading

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being aspie

Originally published on April 3, 2008. Being aspie is all the rage in aspie circles. Arguments over the puzzle ribbon, preferences for ‘Aspergerian’, two very solid camps at odds over whether Asperger’s is preventable or curable and the fear of … Continue reading

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Waking Up

Waking up is the only thing I can think to call it. Perhaps Weird Al Yankovic says it best in his song “Everything You Know is Wrong”. Whatever it is, once it happens, there is no going back, sort of … Continue reading

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Smile. You’ll feel better.

Originally posted on 3-19-09. I’ve heard it for years.  People see me coming, I trigger some sort of urgent prompt within their souls, and no matter that they’ve never seen me before in their life and know nothing about me, … Continue reading

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who the hell am I?

My goodness, stick a Johnny Depp fan vid on a blog and double my hits nearly every day since. Who’s more scary, me or you guys? That made me start thinking, because the people who know me now but didn’t … Continue reading

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mind blindness

Originally posted on 5-28-08. One of my favorite sayings that I made up used to be “Mark Hammill doesn’t exist long ago in a galaxy far, far away.” One of the drawbacks of being aspie, at least for me, is … Continue reading

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asocial vs. antisocial

Originally posted 7-8-08.  I was recently corrected in a psychologist’s office over using the term ‘antisocial’.  He said the proper term for me is ‘asocial’.  I’ve looked both these up in online dictionaries, and they seem to be interchangeable.  But … Continue reading

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aspie lovin’

 Originally posted 4-10-08 Scott once told me I don’t have a romantic bone in my body.    I’m actually very proud of that. I have no idea how to explain that, except that ‘romance’ seems so cliche and sort of … Continue reading

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You may be an aspie if…

Originally posted on April 4, 2008 on my bluejacky blog. This list is all my own, from my own experiences.  I got the idea from You Might be an Aspie If…, which I found so comforting and funny that I was … Continue reading

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