The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 570 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 10 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the … More 2015 in review
Originally posted on Silence Breaking Sound:
TW/Content note: Abuse of autistic people; demonstrative use of disability slur; self-injury; in-depth descriptions of being in the middle of a meltdown. UPDATE: The article on The Mighty that led to this post has been taken down. — The Bingo Sheet meme has existed as a way for marginalized communities to…
If you haven’t noticed by reading my blog, I am a Autistic who feels no cure is needed, and I believe in neuro diversity, but if you haven’t well I just told you. The link below is to the the post that started, my thoughts for this one, and mainly how wrong it is. http://autism.about.com/od/autismterms/g/neurotypical.htm?utm_content=20151119&utm_medium=email&utm_source=exp_nl&utm_campaign=list_autism&utm_term=list_autism … More Neuro typical and why I use the term
Some people look at services for the disabled as a whole, as well a waste. That the disabled get them and then go back to not working, and or not trying. Relatives of mine, who I shall not name feel this way. A relative of mine even made the statement “well what will they do … More Services for the disabled, or lack thereof
I needed to read this
Originally posted on Where's Your Dog?:
Nearly every time I show a stranger how to use sighted guide, they view my trust in them as admirable and brave. “I mean, I could be anybody! I could walk you off a cliff or something!” Some guides are so nervous that they get distracted by the…
I still remember the first time I saw one. The muscles, the power, and at least for me it felt like he could see right through my soul with those deep brown eyes. That was the day I fell in love with horses, and even after my hiatus from them, and my accident it hasn’t … More Why did I fall in love with horses.
Think about it please….
I unlike some of my fellow Autistics I do speak, badly at times, and sometimes not at all. But the fact is some parents will point out to me I am unlike their child because I do use my voice. It causes me to question there thinking because Autism isn’t only about speaking or lack … More Happy rather late Autistic speaking day.
Originally posted on Erin Human:
Everyone might be tired of hearing about Sesame Street’s new autistic muppet by the time I post this, but before I wrote up a full review I had to make my way through all of the materials at the “Sesame Street and Autism” site. I watched all of the videos,…