What is Stimming?

Week two of the #TakeTheMaskOff campaign is about stimming. This is another one of those subjects that others can claim “EVERYONE DOES THIS!” So let’s start from the beginning of the lesson. What is a stim? It is a self-stimulating behavior or action. Yes, everyone does it. You often hear it referred to more often … Read moreWhat is Stimming?

Four-Way Stop: #TakeTheMaskOff The Problems When Your Mask Comes Off

So this podcast is a promised follow-up from my #TakeTheMaskOff post from earlier in the week… What are the dangers you run in to when you take the mask off?

What Is Masking?

What is masking? What’s it like to wear “the mask”? When I think about these questions, my mind is brought to the traditional lucha libre wrestling in Mexico. Nearly every professional wrestler in Mexico starts out wearing a mask. The mask is sacred. The mask is their identity. They not only wear the mask in … Read moreWhat Is Masking?

Four-Way Stop: #TakeTheMaskOff is Coming, Putin Answering to the Free Press

Leave it to a world leader to make me laugh on a Sunday morning. It is obvious that there is no free press in Russia, because Putin doesn’t know how to convincingly lie to a member of the American free press. Also, the #TakeTheMaskOff campaign is about to take the world by storm. Be on … Read moreFour-Way Stop: #TakeTheMaskOff is Coming, Putin Answering to the Free Press

Four-Way Stop: Communication, Clear Head, Communication Again

All tidbits inspired by my Saturday specifically… A lot of this has to do with communication as an autistic person, and those who don’t understand us…

Four-Way Stop: Movies, Mergers, & Ministry

This week, held up by technological tie-ups while being entertained. (Warning, a spoiler or two about the new Jurassic World movie if you haven’t seen it yet!) I’m looking forward to more purposeful activity at work. And I just can’t find a decent enough place to go to church that crosses off enough check-boxes.

Four-Way Stop: No, Fireworks, Art, & Asthma

This week has felt boring, with the exception that I (along with others) had to sign a NDA at work for possible things happening. Shortest podcast yet!