Aspie Talk! Part Five: Sudden Changes…

Hello everyone! Well, these are unusual times we're living in right now. Because of the COVID-19 (or 'coronavirus') outbreak, life as we know it has come grinding to a sudden halt. In the UK, we are on 'lockdown' and are practicing something called 'social distancing'. What this means is that loads of establishments are shut… Continue reading Aspie Talk! Part Five: Sudden Changes…

Aspie Talk! Part Four: Aspies and Artistic Representation!

Hello everyone! So, today's post is a continuation of my Asperger's talks, raising awareness and discussing topics that sometimes may get swept under the rug. I think I'm gonna title these posts as 'Aspie Talk' from now on for ease of access. But before we get into today's post, I have a few little titbits… Continue reading Aspie Talk! Part Four: Aspies and Artistic Representation!

Post-University Depression: It’s Very Real…

Hello everyone. So, it happened. I finished my Masters Degree! Honestly, my Masters year was one of the toughest, most challenging years of my life, but it was certainly rewarding. I discovered a talent for convening and curating discussion, which is something I'd very much like to transition towards in the future. Whether doing this… Continue reading Post-University Depression: It’s Very Real…

What NOT to say to an Aspie…

Why hello everyone! So this week is Autism Awareness Week, and I thought now was a better time than any to raise awareness and continue an important conversation that needs to happen. Talking about autism from my own perspective and experiences can help my readers who are not on the spectrum to gain a bit… Continue reading What NOT to say to an Aspie…

Sensory Overload: Too Much Information…

Hello, one and all! So I just finished my first week of teaching for my Master's and let me tell you, it's WAY MORE INTENSE than undergrad, so to anyone thinking of pursuing postgrad stuff, consider this your warning! The inspiration for this particular discussion came from a piece of theatre that I saw a… Continue reading Sensory Overload: Too Much Information…

Life Through the Eyes of an Aspie Twentysomething…

Why hello there! Long time no chit-chat, I know! I hope you're all doing well - I think I'm getting the knack of this 'third year' game (emphasis on the word think...), but I've been so busy, especially this week! Within the past few days, I have... Attended a REALLY FUN Halloween party as Morticia Addams… Continue reading Life Through the Eyes of an Aspie Twentysomething…