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Nobody Knows Me | DeveReaux’s Newfound Words

Source: Nobody Knows Me — DeveReaux’s Newfound Words

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Judged | The Bipolar Writer

Desolate Undermined Lost Confused Misused Berated Segregated Stigmatized In Society’s Eye Chastized Minimized Categorized Broken Ties Ostracized Penalized Compromised Systematically Demoralized Better off Dead Thoughts in this Head Regretfully Ever Said Made to lie In this Painful Bed Night, I dread Light, I seek Judged Instead Source: Judged — The Bipolar Writer

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Making friends with shadows [autistic poetry] | the silent wave

Perhaps part of my cocooning that I had mentioned in my last post has to do with exploring darkness. Maybe it has to do with utilizing some of the pent-up creative energy that my brain can’t seem to streamline into something more outwardly productive. I have felt unfocused, perpetually drained. Although this sounds bad, I’m […] […]

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Increase in number of children with autism being excluded from Sunderland schools – Sunderland Echo

The number of autistic children being excluded from schools in Sunderland has shot up. Source: Increase in number of children with autism being excluded from Sunderland schools – Sunderland Echo

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Health Minister Simon Harris’ brother Adam reveals the reality of education, work and dating for autistic people – Irish Mirror Online

He was diagnosed at the age of four Source: Health Minister Simon Harris’ brother Adam reveals the reality of education, work and dating for autistic people – Irish Mirror Online

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Autistic 4-H’er able to show animals at fair thanks to sponsor | Local News | pharostribune.com

Autism and living in town don’t prevent 11-year-old Walton resident Owen Thomas from showing pigs at the Cass County 4-H Fair. Source: Autistic 4-H’er able to show animals at fair thanks to sponsor | Local News | pharostribune.com

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Spectrum presents ‘Flying University: Women on the autism spectrum’ | Spectrum | Autism Research News

There’s been an increasing awareness in American culture of autism and what it’s like to be a person on the spectrum. Yet most of that discussion focuses on the experience of men, leaving unheard the voices of women. Join Caveat and Spectrum for three talks on dating, employment and race, by women on the spectrum. […]