Part 111: The Right To Be Offended

Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. It's good to have you here, thank you for reading. It's that time of year when the clocks change, and the nights become even darker even earlier. I'm already struggling with the effects of the earlier sunsets. The dark evenings make me feel constantly tired and demotivated. … Continue reading Part 111: The Right To Be Offended

Part 109: Right to be Wrong

Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I've been thinking a lot about the double empathy problem, and coming to the conclusion that it is among the most important issues affecting autistic people. If you're unfamiliar with the double empathy problem, there's a decent introduction to it on Wikipedia, with plenty of springboard links. … Continue reading Part 109: Right to be Wrong

Part 106: Squeezing the Balloon

Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. Thanks for dropping by. I came across a report about some recent autism research that I want to talk about today, but before we get into that, let me update you on my current vaccination status... Sadly, not everyone appreciates what passes for my sense of humour... … Continue reading Part 106: Squeezing the Balloon

Part 104: Shaking Hans – The Asperger Sin

Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. It's always great to have you here. Make yourself comfortable, and let's have a nice friendly chat. I mean it. I want this nice and friendly. We might disagree with each other over some things, but that's no reason to... you know... block each other on social … Continue reading Part 104: Shaking Hans – The Asperger Sin