There’s a term people have been throwing around for a very long time. High functioning Autism. The idea behind this term is that the people who fall in this category are on the autism spectrum but are still able to function in modern day society like everyone else. There is a truth to this term … Continue reading The myth of high-functioning autism
Caring about the world
I’m noticing a trend in my mental capacity, or my lack thereof. I know the past two years have been rough on all of us and it’s showing everywhere around me. Myself? I feel depressed again. I was doing pretty well before the pandemic started, but as it began and then just kept going I … Continue reading Caring about the world
Looking Back on 2021
2021 was not great. I think I can speak for many that on a global scale we’ve had issues. Our country was without a proper government for most of this year and the one that finally formed is not one I’m particularly happy with. Covid is still rampant and is doing a very good job … Continue reading Looking Back on 2021
The importance of attainable goals
I wanted to write a short post today. Part of what I was originally going to talk about was already mentioned in last week’s post, which you can find here if you missed it. As the title suggests, I think it’s very important to have attainable goals. I have a long history of setting goals … Continue reading The importance of attainable goals
The coffee is free, just like me. I harbor quite a bit of resentment towards our country’s stance on both education and internships. I’m not very good at school. In particular, university requires a lot of organizing without much guidance. This has caused me to take a long time to get through my education. We … Continue reading Unpaid Intern
Originality in Fiction
I have been writing stories for a very long time now. The first time I put pen to paper as a hobby was when I was only 9 years old. That’s almost 2 decades ago now, I think I’m getting old. Back then I had a little writing club with some of my friends. I … Continue reading Originality in Fiction
On writing my first short story.
I have been writing for many years now, but only recently the thought of writing a short story came to me. I explained part of the reason in my about page already, but it is an excuse for me to write something in a short time, and then stop messing with it. I’m a perfectionist … Continue reading On writing my first short story.