Unapologetically Autistic

Just another 1.43 percenter muddling on through the Neurotypical world

Congratulations… it’s an Aspie
You're born autistic, and you die autistic. And what happens between those two bookends of mystery is mostly up to you. I found out today I'm autistic, 54 years after being pushed kicking and screaming into the world. Here's my story.

Recent Articles

The future of autism
I  suspect the future of autism will be much like its past. Meaning, we'll just carry on as we are[...]
How can autism be prevented?
Can autism be prevented? Sure. We can all stop having sex and making babies. Problem solved. But other than that,[...]
Is there a cure for autism?
Is there a cure for autism? No. Because it's not something separate from the individual, an appendage or organ we[...]
What causes autism?
What causes autism? No one knows exactly, although there's a shitload of research going on right now to find out.[...]
Asperger’s and sensory overload
Most people are probably aware many autistics suffer from sensory overload in some way, shape, or form. It seems to[...]
Is an adult autism diagnosis worth all the hassle?
I'm often asked about adult autism diagnosis and if it's worth all the time, trouble, money, and hassle you have[...]
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