There's only so much that a woman can do in any decade or era. Marilyn Monroe is just one of the many women who came before me. In society, women are made to fight against each other in order to win the acceptance of others. But what for? I don't think there's so much that [...]
I walked towards a boy with what seemed to be the boy’s father. “Excuse me.” I said to the boy. “Can you take a picture of me in front of this wall right here?” “Do you want me to take the picture instead?” The man asked me, reaching for my phone. “No, thank you.” I [...]
I sat down by the blocks and began to play with it. It was something that I could do while I waited for the therapy session to begin. I curled my lips into a smile as I fit all of the pieces together. A tall brunette haired woman walked into the room as I felt [...]
As much as websites on Autism Spectrum Disorder tells you that it can be cured or it can be passed down to another generation, I beg to differ. It's in your code. It's not in your genetics. It's in the way that you're born and how you develop as a child. It takes time to [...]
I've lived with the fact that people thinks of me as a trouble maker, a hopeless case, and a rebel. They all verbally told me this whole time that I was in the classroom back in December of 2017. "She's just a rebel." The Professor said as I sulked into my seat, pretending not to [...]
People always tell me that Autism Speaks is a reliable source to learn about Autism. It is for those who thinks that Autism needs to be "cured" and the entire organization thinks that Autism is a "disease". The Autism Community doesn't need that from people. Just acceptance!
I haven't written anything about what I don't like which affects my mental state. Calling them irritations will be street. Calling them displeasures will be eroticising autistic females. Calling them ill-temperment will be child's play. I call them aggravations as it amplifies negative qualities in someone with Autism. Here are some of mine: People touching [...]
I never thought that I'd relate to a male character. At all. With the keyword being NEVER, I'm going to list out a few reasons why Shaun Murphy is the first male character that I've related to. And why ABC's The Good Doctor only shows the male perspective of a person on the Autistic spectrum. [...]