• Understanding Autism from the Inside

    “Academics came easily to me. The rest of life—not so much.”

I Married an Aspie – A husband’s perspective on Asperger’s Syndrome

Asperger’s Syndrome, A husband’s Perspective (A post by Mr. Aspie Writer) My wife asked me to write a brief blog post for our anniversary. I was shocked and honored. Shocked that she would ask me to contribute to her blog and honored that she would include me in this very personal …

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Autism: Sensory Overload and Fevers

Does having a fever help stop a full-blown meltdown or shutdown? Can it lesson or control sensory overload? Mayday! Mayday! Meltdown Imminent! I have been running an unexplained low-grade fever for the past few weeks. The only connection I am noticing is that they come on the heels of over …

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Rudy Simone’s 22 Things a Woman with Asperger’s Syndrome Wants Her Partner to Know

22 Things a Woman with Asperger’s Wants Her Partner to Know— The first book of Simone’s I read was Aspergirls.http://amzn.to/UU1pEh  It was the book that really made me say, “Yes, this diagnosis fits—finally!” It all came together and finally made sense.  Directly following my reading of Aspergirls: Empowering Females with …

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Aspergers / Autism Services in Florence, SC ?

Asperger/Autism Services in Florence, SC?   South Carolina Spectrum Families are in Need I spent the day at the pool yesterday with my husband and three boys.  There is an older lady who I always see with her two grandchildren, a boy and a girl.  The boy is 3 years …

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What does "take the rag off the bush" mean?

Idiom Idiocy: What does “take the rag off the bush” mean? This idiom takes the rag off the bush!       I must admit this is a new one for me.  I never heard this phrase before.  I’ve been thinking about it this morning and without research I cannot even begin …

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Aspie Writer’s on Facebook

Aspie Writer’s on Facebook Aspie. n. a person with Aspergers Syndrome Aspergers Syndrome (AS) is a neuro-biological communication discorder affecting key aspects of social awareness and interaction, language usage and sensory integration. Connecting with one of my favorite Aspie Writers—Rudy Simone, author of Aspergirls: Empowering Femaleswith Asperger’s Syndrome.  “Imagine a …

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Idioms and Asperger’s Syndrome

“Money doesn’t grow on trees” Asperger’s and Idioms I am going to begin a series on idioms; maybe I will call it the Idiom Idiocy Series. I have a good grasp on idioms, meaning I have knowledge of what each means. However, in order to reconcile myself to their uses …

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Asperger’s Syndrome and Sleep Issues

Insomnia and Sensory Processing Issues Sleep! If only I can get some sleep! For as long as I can remember, I had the worst sleeping patterns imaginable. When I was younger, I remember watching every episode of The Honeymooners, and the original Star Trek series. The problem was they were …

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    Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed by Jeannie Davide-Rivera

    Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed

    by Jeannie Davide-Rivera

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