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my anger. I come to realize how much prejudice, discrimination, injustice, and cruelty my soul was subjected to (Physiologically, emotionally, psycologically, physically, and financially). I find ...
by sreeizzle2012
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 08:16 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Some thinking I did about self-harm awareness day really got me thinking about the bullying I incurred as a teenager and what other kids on the spectrum are likely still incurring, so I decided to ...
by AspergerSurvival
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 09:55 PM PST with 3 Recommends
An epiphany I had while responding to comments here on the Kos about social interaction and the notion of Aspies as antisocial.
by AspergerSurvival
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 12:13 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Just a bit of musing on medication for meltdowns in Asperger Syndrome and how, while probably not for everyone (ok, definitely not), they have really changed my life for the better.
by AspergerSurvival
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 10:28 AM PST with 1 Recommend
My first entry; a blog post on the importance of having a sensory space when you have Asperger Syndrome.
by AspergerSurvival
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 08:22 PM PST with 21 Recommends
This is the first time I've copied over an entire article of mine from the Daily Beast and I'm probably infringing my own copyright, but I think this is an important discussion and I can only join ...
by Brit
Comment Count 301 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 03:30 AM PST with 144 Recommends
It seems to have already started. The media has started rallying to the entrenched powers in our society. It was one of the more depressing news segments I think I have ever seen. The first ...
by wilbur
Comment Count 39 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 06:02 PM PST with 27 Recommends
My grandnephew Tristen has Asperger’s Syndrome. He is one of the most loving, fun, intelligent, and caring people I know. He has walked a mile in heavy traffic to come over and make me tea when I ...
by michelewln
Comment Count 133 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 07:04 AM PST with 145 Recommends
Everyone who homeschools has a different reason. Far fewer than you might realize do it for religious reasons. And socialization?? When you are low dog on the totem pole, you may ...
by rosabw
Comment Count 193 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 06:04 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
As loathe as I am to again make a post about myself rather then politics or the economy, I find myself in a situation that is unusual for me.
by dmalrajabi
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Jan 22, 2012 at 01:48 PM PST with 17 Recommends
This is just what happened to me today basically, I only used some creativity with the words really to help make it clear. I've recently lost contact with a close friend and I've been dealing with ...
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Dec 07, 2011 at 05:02 PM PST with 19 Recommends
I feel like I am trapped under a burning couch.
by dmalrajabi
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Oct 30, 2011 at 03:50 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
My case worker thinks I have Aspergers. It would explain a lot, beginning with my great difficulty in relating to and interacting with other people. I am not looking for sympathy, compared to some ...
by dmalrajabi
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Sep 02, 2011 at 08:14 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I stayed at a motel last night. I was tired from the lack of enough sleep. The Erie UE/IUE contract Rally on Saturday was followed by a short nap and then the drive Saturday night/Sunday morning to ...
by Mentatmark
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Jun 22, 2011 at 12:21 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
This is a pretty complete rewrite of a diary I had posted after I got to Marmet. I plan to rewrite and expand those I finished and to write those that I had no time or connection to continue from ...
by Mentatmark
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Jun 21, 2011 at 12:44 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
To a very large extent, we are given examples of how to live our lives by our parents. They may be good examples or bad, but the example is there. This writer was influenced greatly by the examples ...
by Mentatmark
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Jun 19, 2011 at 05:47 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Have you ever wanted to scream so loud, the whole world can hear you? I have, and it's a pretty long story, so get ya a cuppa joe and sit down. If it's after 12:00 noon where you live, I won't ...
by rosabw
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri May 27, 2011 at 10:54 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I'm going to try and tell this by the mentality I had at these times so bare with me. I realize that it sounds strange now but this is how I saw the world and sometimes still do. I'...
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon Jan 31, 2011 at 12:01 PM PST with 70 Recommends
Monday, my eyes glistened with pride as I was watched 150 picketers storm the sidewalk in front of Morgan Stanley's Washington D.C. office. My union, United Electrical Workers (UE), had arrived. I ...
by Mike Elk
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Sep 24, 2010 at 09:05 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
The Office of Governor Ed Rendell of ...
by aravir
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Nov 20, 2009 at 06:38 AM PST with 12 Recommends