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  • Love
    It’s really hard for me as an autistic person to live with, & be in a romantic relationship with, a NT. I often wish I had fallen in love with…More
  • Review: Loop Experience ear buds
    Loop sell ear buds that are designed to reduce the noise of things in your environment. I bought a pair of Loop Experience, which cost £24.99. These are designed to…More
  • Appt stress & burnout
    This week I have a really horrible medical appointment. An appointment that can’t be avoided, but one where I know I’ll be treated with zero respect. An appointment that could…More
  • Scripting
    Scripting is one of the many autistic traits that I’ve relied heavily on my whole life. It wasn’t until I was looking into autism that I learnt scripting isn’t a…More
  • My history of burnout
    I separated this from an earlier blog post, because it didn’t fit there & kinda needed it’s own post. It made sense to do this after the last post, where…More
  • An article on autistic burnout
    I read this article today from PsychCentral: All About Autistic Burnout It offers a very brief, basic overlook into autistic burnout including what it is, what can trigger it, &…More
  • Guilt
    My whole life I have felt immense guilt for who I was as a person. As a young child I felt guilty that I couldn’t be like my cousin, who…More
  • Being autistic + odd online
    As an autistic person I think, behave, & react differently to neurotypicals. There are many times in my life where this innate difference resulted in NTs feeling uncomfortable with me,…More
  • Moving house when you’re autistic
    We’re moving house in less than 2 days’ time and… it’s a lot. Moving house is obviously incredibly stressful for anybody, whether neurodiverse or neurotypical. But for ND folks it…More
  • Writing
    I’m still fairly new to ‘relearning’ everything about writing, and I don’t feel like I’m very good at it yet 😅 Writing was one of my main special interests, from…More

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