Tag: Asperger’s Syndrome

Yeah, he’s dating a crayon.

I’m in Denver.  M. is babysitting Amelia Bedelia in my absence.  She thinks he’s a heated cushion that dispenses treats, too, so she’ll be okay.  I have a pet cam near her climbing tree thingy.  I can talk to her through it using my phone.  She usually comes over to see how I’m doing that,…

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Ignorance is the enemy

There was an article published in the New York Times recently, reviewing another book about Autism written by someone who doesn’t have Autism.  The author of the article went beyond reviewing the book to make it’s harmful message even more ignorant.  It was pathetic.  I’m not even going to link to it, or mention the…

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Autism Requires No Cure

I read a tweet yesterday about an organization called Autism One alleging “cures” for Autism through diet.  These “remedies” including forcing an Autistic child to ingest bleach.  It’s complete and total bullshit.  This is child abuse.  This is monstrous.  Any parent who is seeking a “cure” for their Autistic child is already on the wrong track.…

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Dancing with depression

It’s ridiculously cold.  Last night, it dipped down to -15F with a windchill of -34F.  You’d think this would deter college students from hitting the clubs and returning afterward to hold loud conversations in the parking lot at 2AM.  Between that, and listening to drunken stair climbing, followed by door slams, I was annoyed.  I…

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Out

Sometimes I get so disgusted with this planet that I need to disconnect from it for a while.  Now is one of those times.

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