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How to Focus: Five Talks Reveal the Secrets of Concentration | Open Culture

Disagree though we may about what’s wrong with life in the 21st century, all of us — at least in the developed, high tech-saturated parts of the world — surely come together in lamenting our inability to focus. Source: How to Focus: Five Talks Reveal the Secrets of Concentration | Open Culture

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David Snape Show 9.8.19 | David Snape Show – Bourne and Beyond

  Welcome to the David Snape Show, your essential radio show for Bourne and the surrounding areas. On this weeks show: Talk about my love of the British Touring Cars Championship with my lates… Source: David Snape Show 9.8.19 | David Snape Show – Bourne and Beyond

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Me Me Me – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

Blue skies have been a rarity over the last couple of weeks. Strangely this photo is a few weeks old. Can’t remember the last time I had to water the tomato plants. If anything it’s mor… Source: Me Me Me – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a […]

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Modern-day Outlaw – Jake Allen Sharp

Now I’m a modern-day outlaw I’ll break the rules just to numb my pain Now the doctor won’t help me feed the beast inside my brain Behind the wheel of my car down a bad road I drive I feel like I’m spiraling just trying to stay alive I’m a modern-day outlaw Buying pills when […]

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Metaphors For Autism | Finding Hope

Autism is not always the easiest thing to understand. That’s okay. I’m autistic and I don’t always understand it. And that’s why words are wonderful: because they can help us make sense of th… Source: Metaphors For Autism | Finding Hope

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As Seen On Twitter | … @MarriottIntl & @SpringHillSuite, I’m Curious About Your Featured Billboard Promoting Abuse … | Ronson Page

Ronson Page@RonsonPage@MarriottIntl I’m curious about your @SpringHillSuite franchise in 2301 Cinema Dr, Amarillo, TX. Specifically, about the Burkett Outdoor billboard in your parking lot that features an unsubstantiated AND LETHAL autism cure claim. #actuallyautistic#ASAN 1/ Ronson Page@RonsonPage·20hReplying to @RonsonPage@MarriottIntl and @SpringHillSuite@MarriottIntl @SpringHillSuite Woman on the book cover is former Chicagoan Kerri Rivera, who now resides […]

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FOUND: Autistic boy, 9, safe after going missing from SC summer camp | WCIV

Update, August 9 – Greenville County authorities report Matthew Yarbrough has been found and is safe. He was located early Friday morning. __________________________. Original story, August 8 – Authorities are searching for a 9-year-old who went missing from YMCA Camp Greenville on Thursday. Greenville County authorities said Matthew Yarbrough, who is autistic, was wearing a […]