Sensory Processing Vlog

  Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) provides it's fair share of daily challenges for me.  Every stimuli impedes my ability to focus even on the most basic of tasks.  It has often been confused for ADD, or ADHD.  Although it looks similar at times, it is vastly different. The day I recorded this video, I had… Continue reading Sensory Processing Vlog

The Carpet Is Lava

One moment I was giggling, a soft rug tickling the skin of my bare feet.  In my ears rang the delightful sound of my husband's laughter as it washed over my soul.  His fingers at my ribs, tickling mercilessly! Then the AC of our apartment kicked on and the lights flickered for just a brief… Continue reading The Carpet Is Lava

My Internal War That Is Asperger’s

Speaking from my own experience, Asperger’s is an internal war of the raw versus the refined. At any time, I find myself over-encumbered with input and output formulas as I both take in the world, and respond to the world that surrounds me.  Because of who I am when stripped away from these formulas, I… Continue reading My Internal War That Is Asperger’s

The Empathetic Aspie

It's always a roller coaster ride for me when people I don't know begin talking to me in public places. Just this morning, as I was standing in Starbucks waiting on my Tall Chai Tea Latte, a woman I have never before met randomly started talking to me about how horrible her morning has been.… Continue reading The Empathetic Aspie