So I got to see my Mum the other day which is normally nice, but this time it was at the hospital for a mental health appointment. My OCD has become extremely challenging to live with and I am struggling to cope. She handed over a copy of the letter which she received from the… Continue reading The letter
Firstly I must apologise for the lack of follow up to my previous blog post. The delay has happened for a number of reasons. One of those is that since discovering I had basically been excluded from college, I sunk into a deep depression. I have been struggling to eat and exercise as usual and… Continue reading My new beginning in ruins – part 2
I had not written this as an intended blog post, instead I had wrote it to add to my ever expanding autobiography. I guess you can call this a sneak peek. I want to share it though, because this is about the week that I followed my dreams then lost them. I haven’t written part… Continue reading My new beginning in ruins – Part one
Is autism a disability? This question has been floating around the internet a lot recently, especially as it is autism awareness month (April). Opinions seem to be divided. Some people on the spectrum think it isn’t, whereas someone else on the spectrum might think it is. Others are baffled as to how their child’s autism… Continue reading Autism; disability or gift?
My internet ran out and I am waiting for a new one to be set up. I will be back and writing as soon as possible.
There is one thing in life that is inevitable and also the cause of most of my anxieties and frustration. Change. Not the stuff you keep in your pockets though, I am referring to change as in a situation changing. There are changes to everyone’s lives that can ruin an entire day. Like if you… Continue reading When good change goes bad
Theory of mind. It is a widely debated subject, by professionals, parents and autistic people themselves. Personally, I feel that the words make sense and that I do indeed suffer from an impairment of ToM. As I have grown older however, my Theory of Mind skills have improved significantly. I still remember the day, two… Continue reading Don’t you think that if I were wrong, I’d know it?