Year one post-autism-diagnosis was a year of changing how I see myself. It was a year of learning to accept my changeable limits and deciding to work with my autism instead of against it. So far, year two is about other people. Those in my immediate circle, family and friends, have begun to feel comfortable […]

via Angry or Gentle: being misunderstood — Autism and expectations

Rhi is such a good writer. I wish I could be so clear and succinct. I have always looked at learning another language as a barrier to climb rather than a pathway to understanding another culture and people. Perhaps I would make more effort if I kept the real goal in mind rather than getting tied up in my insecurities. Very interesting.