As I continue to study my past now that I have received my diagnosis, I uncover strange and sad facts and patterns that clearly confirms why I had such a difficult life. I listed all the different houses I can remember since I was a child. I ended up counting 42 houses. That means I…… Continue reading Way-finding with Autism, ADHD and OCPD
I am so happy to have stumbled onto this very appropriate explanation of what Autism feels like to her, wow! My Answer to the Question ‘What Does Autism Feel Like?’ Lori Sealy • FollowApril 21, 2016 One of the questions I’m most often asked by parents of people living with autism (and one of the questions I’m…… Continue reading What does Autism feel like?
Squirrel!!! I loved the scene in Over the Hedge where Hammy drinks the energy drink, I could absolutely relate to that. The feeling that your mind is working so fast that others seems to almost stand still in comparison. I have been slowing down my thinking on purpose since my preteen years because the other…… Continue reading ADHD and Autism
My alternative Life – Before my diagnosis Part 1 To Neurotypical (Normal) People the definition is: Alternative: Relating to activities that depart from or challenge traditional norms.”an alternative lifestyle”Oxford Dictionary To Neurodivergent People like me, it is the exact opposite – I only visit Normal; I don’t get to stay there… Part 1 I was…… Continue reading Alternative Reality – Living with Autism without knowing it!
I was always alone, but never lonely. My mind was my best friend 🙂 I was labelled as the strange kid that wandered off into daydreams. I spent my youth discovering whatever nature had in store for me to discover. I was fascinated by how things work, and I thoroughly enjoyed spending time with animals.…… Continue reading Isolation kills the Soul – growing up with Autism without knowing you’re on the Spectrum
Your Mental Health is more important than other people’s expectations of what they think you should do… – my Psychiatrist advising me on how to deal with my high-functioning Autistic Savant syndrome with co-morbid ADHD and OCPD Read more on: Autism ADHD OCPD Autistic Burnout Suicide and Autism
Being on the Autism Spectrum makes it difficult for me to communicate, also, English is my second language… So I use Grammarly! 5:00 am No Nurse to check my blood pressure due to the fact that I slept in my own bed. I turn around and decide to sleep for another hour or so… In…… Continue reading Waking up to my New Life with high-functioning Autism and co-morbid ADHD plus OCPD
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5:00am Nurse takes my blood pressure. Breakfast. Alone… I have porridge, not too hot, not too cold, just right… I have yogurt and fresh fruit. I enjoy an omelette with cheese and bacon bits. I wash it down with a cup of coffee. I take my medicine with a glass of apple juice. I take…… Continue reading Day 14 post failed suicide attempt – There and back again…
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you for following and thank you for over 500 views of my posts narrating my journey to master high-functioning Autistic Savant syndrome with co-morbid ADHD and OCPD. I only visit Normal, I don’t get to stay there…but you make it less lonely for me 🙂 Feel free to…… Continue reading Thank you for following and thank you for over 500 views of my posts narrating my journey to master high-functioning Autistic Savant syndrome with co-morbid ADHD and OCPD