Part 114: Doth Protest Too Much

Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. It's nice to have you here once more. I have something to talk about this week that has annoyed me beyond belief. This goes right to the heart of acceptance for autistic people, and understanding of autism in general. Frustratingly, I'm almost certain that this message will … Continue reading Part 114: Doth Protest Too Much

Part 90: The Child is Father of the Man

Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I hope you are all well. As regular readers know, I've not been well, recently. While the issues with depression and anxiety continue, I am constantly struggling with physical health niggles, too. One day this week, one of those physical niggles flared up quite badly, to the … Continue reading Part 90: The Child is Father of the Man

Part 69: The Cult of Celebrity Autism

Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. Aren't celebrities odd? We're going to talk about that today, and how it relates to autism. But first, let's practice our neurotypical small talk, and chat about the weather! We've had some cold and nasty winter weather, recently, haven't we? It's a tricky time of year, being … Continue reading Part 69: The Cult of Celebrity Autism

Part 55: Simon Baron-Cohen Strikes Again!

Hello, and welcome back to a special midweek edition of The Autistic Writer! Yes, I know, it's not like me to deviate from routine (autistic in-joke, Simon), but I couldn't resist it. This morning, I almost choked on my sesame seed bagel when I was scrolling through Twitter, and came across an article from the … Continue reading Part 55: Simon Baron-Cohen Strikes Again!