Disability vs. Inability

I had an epiphany the other night about disability. I was walking to meet my partner at a restaurant. I could feel the familiar unease building; I’m much more anxious meeting someone at a destination than arriving with them. As always, I sent him a text message asking where he was sitting. I wanted to…

Is Autism a Disease?

This post is an edited version of an email I sent to an autism mom I know who also works in the AS community. After I hit ‘send,’ I realized that this is a topic I wanted to address publicly, but had always struggled to write about. I often find it easier to write when…

Liebster Award

Thank you to both Lizzie Lee and Cognitive Caribou for nominating me to be a part of this project! I’m making this post a little late, but because I was just recently nominated a second time (thanks, Glynis) I felt that now is as good a time as any. The following instructions are copied from Glynis’ post.  ♥ There…