My Co-Spirit Animal

I have already written about that Robin Williams is my spirit animal. Absolutely true. Here’s someone who is my co-spirit animal. Anthony Bourdain. I remember hearing when he got hired by CNN to do his show there, instead of on the Travel Channel. I had … Continue readingMy Co-Spirit Animal

#SummerSolstice

I know the solstice has many different meanings for different people. But here is one thing for certain: We, as humans, live in an interdependent environment. Every thing from animals, to plant, to other people, to the seasons and other cycles of the Earth, all … Continue reading#SummerSolstice

Wisdom

I got started on the subject of wisdom and what it means to be wise while talking with a new good friend. This discussion started out on how many people have commented to me before that I have a wise outlook on things. Personally, I’ve … Continue readingWisdom

How’s that again?

There has been a glut of people in the autistic community talking online lately about people that say “you don’t look autistic”. I’m here to say that I agree people are wrong in saying this. I’m also here to say that it is our job … Continue readingHow’s that again?

Gang Soda

So, most people who identify as fans of Insane Clown Posse also self-identify as juggalos. Of course, currently, the FBI identifies all juggalos as a gang. (For me, it’s a morbid curiosity. I’m also a fan of some of the comedy they strike up in … Continue readingGang Soda

I only ask for one thing…

Following up “Managing Manic“… I’m thankful for digital health records these days. When I got my chart for my last visit to the doctor, I was obviously pissed. The visit before, I had told him I was autistic. He guffawed slightly and said at most … Continue readingI only ask for one thing…

I think about starting over…

I think about starting over… So, I have been writing out in the open. I feel like I need to be open with what I have to say, because it is important for others to learn and understand what goes on in the mind of … Continue readingI think about starting over…

Quitting Blogging In Reverse

I am writing this in response to this blog at ProBlogger.net: I’ve hated the idea of quitting blogging. I’ve wanted to have a sustained blog for years. My desire to that goes back to pre-My Space days. I could never find the drive on the … Continue readingQuitting Blogging In Reverse

Autism Awareness, Acceptance

Some thoughts, as Autism Awareness Month comes to a close next weekend. Now, more than ever, we know and understand more about Autism. Those on the Autism Spectrum are referred to as having a “Disorder” for one reason in particular. That is because they do … Continue readingAutism Awareness, Acceptance

#RIPJournalism

So the hashtag #RIPJournalism has been trending on the interwebs in the past few days. There are two sides to this story. Side 1: This hashtag should have been trending years ago before Facebook and Twitter were even a thing. This hashtag should have been … Continue reading#RIPJournalism