• Understanding Autism from the Inside

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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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Learning American Idioms

Don’t Tell me the sky is the limit when we have left footprints on the moon! American Idioms Drive Me up the Hall What is an idiom? English is filled with idioms. An idiom is a non-literal expression or group of words in current usage having a meaning that is …

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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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Marketing: Long Game Discoverability Article by Randy Ingermanson

Hello everyone; I am republishing an article from one of my favorite e-zines Advanced Fiction Writing. (Author’s permission statement is published at the end of the post.) The subject of marketing in the world of new media is timely and appropriate, and hopefully of particular interest to my New Media …

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What is an Aspie Writer?

What is an Aspie writer? Simply—a writer with Asperger’s Syndrome (AS), and in my case, someone who writes about AS. While I am working on my non-fiction book about my life with undiagnosed AS, I will be sharing my trials and triumphs, joys and frustrations, and everything in between. I …

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