Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I hope you're all as well as you can be. I'm not so well. As I'm writing this, I'm in the throes of a hellish head cold. It's just a cold, not covid; my lateral flow tests are negative and I'm double-jabbed, having levelled up to Autism … Continue reading Part 57: In With the In Crowd
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I'm so pleased to have you here. If you're not autistic, please stick around, I want you to get as much as you can from this visit to the blog. If you are autistic; hey. How are you holding up? It's been a hell of a week, … Continue reading Part 54: Fifty-Two Card Pickup
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I hope you're all doing as well as you can. We live in difficult times. The pandemic rumbles on. Climate change is accelerating. And people keep killing each other - I'll come back to that shortly. Quite often, this blog covers troubling subjects, and things can get … Continue reading Part 51: Twenty Power Hits!
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. How are you all doing? I'm managing to type with two hands, although still in some pain with my shoulder. I did get my pain-killing injection though! Did it go without a hitch? No! If I wasn't such a materialist determinist, I'd swear fate was trying to … Continue reading Part 47: Opinion ≠ Experience
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. How are you all doing? I want to do something a little bit different with the blog this week. Autistic Pride Day has been and gone, and I was looking forward to seeing a lot of pride-related activity on social media. If you've followed the blog for … Continue reading Part 43: A Vision of Pride
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. How are you all bearing up? It's cold here, with icy air and frozen ground, and white stuff all across the hilltops. It isn't only the cold that's biting. The lockdown continues, the pandemic still does it's horrible thing. And yet all around me, I see people … Continue reading Part 25: Picture This