Pristine Footage Lets You Revisit Life in Paris in the 1890s: Watch Footage Shot by the Lumière Brothers | Open Culture

Pristine Footage Lets You Revisit Life in Paris in the 1890s: Watch Footage Shot by the Lumière Brothers | Open Culture

— Read on www.openculture.com/2018/12/pristine-footage-lets-you-revisit-life-in-paris-in-the-1890s.html


The Life Autistic: Why We’re Never All That Excited about Anything – The Life Autistic

My wife, a wonderful human, has come to me quite often before, expressing her jubilation over legitimately awesome things: artwork, design, experiences, even things that happen to me — you name it. She’ll then turn and ask: “Aren’t you excited?” I nod. I grin, even. I do try to sell it. “…yeah….no?” She hasn’t yet stormed off…

— Read on hunterhansen.net/2018/12/17/the-life-autistic-why-were-never-all-that-excited-about-anything/


Sensory Overload – – My Autistic Dance

There I was at the office, sat at my desk. A normal day. Listening to music through my noise-cancelling headphones: some classic 90s Manchester tunes from the likes of James, New Order and Happy Mondays. No indication that anything was wrong: I was getting on with my work as usual. Went to get a drink…

— Read on myautisticdance.blog/2018/12/17/sensory-overload-2/


A Thousand Knives – Jake Allen Sharp

Pressure building in my scull Everything I thought I knew is null And void all the knowledge I attain For it crumbles beneath all the pain Shockwaves rattle down my spine Everybody thinks that I am doing fine Words turn into a thousand knives Cut until they take away my life Pressure, oh it never…

— Read on jakeallensharp.wordpress.com/2018/12/18/a-thousand-knives/



Parents Spent 15 Years Trying Community Treatment, But It Took Long-Term Residential Care To Help Their Son – Pete Earley

Parents Spent 15 Years Trying Community Treatment, But It Took Long-Term Residential Care To Help Their Son – Pete Earley

— Read on www.peteearley.com/2018/12/17/parents-spent-15-years-trying-community-treatment-but-it-took-long-term-residential-care-to-help-their-son/


Meet Henry Darger, the Most Famous of Outsider Artists, Who Died in Obscurity, Leaving Behind Hundreds of Unseen Fantasy Illustrations and a 15,000-Page Novel | Open Culture

Meet Henry Darger, the Most Famous of Outsider Artists, Who Died in Obscurity, Leaving Behind Hundreds of Unseen Fantasy Illustrations and a 15,000-Page Novel | Open Culture

— Read on www.openculture.com/2018/12/meet-henry-darger-the-most-famous-of-outsider-artists.html


What Is Love? – Aspie State of Mind

Just a few nights ago, I was sitting on my couch playing Red Dead Redemption 2 after putting Obi-Wan away for the night in his kennel. As per his routine, we put him inside of his kennel between 2130 and 2200 to signal that it’s bed time. During the week, we would normally go to…

— Read on aspiestateofmind.com/2018/12/18/what-is-love/