Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. Thank you for being here. I hope you are as well as you can be. I've got some information about the future of the blog this week, which I'm going to come to shortly. But first, I can't ignore the news about autism's very own pantomime villain, … Continue reading Part 140: False Starts And Big Pauses
Part 137: Why I Do It
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I hope you're doing as well as you can. It's been a tricky week for me, as side-effects from the meds I'm on for the health issue I mentioned a couple of weeks ago have started to bite. I've had a few instances of light-headedness and so … Continue reading Part 137: Why I Do It
Part 136: Once More With Feeling!
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I hope you're all as well as you can be. Are you ready to think about your feelings? Specifically, your feelings about other people's feelings? Yes, it's that old autistic chestnut, empathy, I'm referring to. We'll get into it shortly... I can't believe my week of leave … Continue reading Part 136: Once More With Feeling!
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I just wanted to let you all know that my latest novel, Aberrations, is now available in paperback and on Kindle, from Amazon. It's been a long time coming. The journey for this novel straddles the period from before I knew I was autistic, through my diagnosis, … Continue reading Extra: Aberrations
Part 29: Price Tag
Hello, and welcome back to The Autistic Writer. I've been working hard on the second draft of my novel, Aberrations, this week. I keep a little tracker of my progress on a spreadsheet, and I love the feeling when I see those squares filling up. I've just gone past chapter 30, and it feels good. … Continue reading Part 29: Price Tag