Atypical has a very basic family teenage drama dynamic, complete with predictable plot lines focusing on surviving high school and getting some action. Every show needs comic relief and the writers of Atypical have managed to do a great job placing autism front and center as the butt in most of its jokes.
I am a creature of habit. I love my little rituals and routines. I am very aware of this and take advantage of my ability to form habits.
Sensory days – when the lights are brighter, sounds are louder, & smells are smellier than normal. Eighty nine percent of my Twitter followers agree that they have them. So let’s talk!
Twenty perfect piano notes dance, tickle the car speakers as Mad World by Gary Jules takes over the car.
Once again Kat’s mind had floated away. Gone someplace else, lost in a music video created by her mind. “Teacher tell me what’s my lesson? Looked right through me. . . . looked right through me.”
Neurodiverse people have a lot to offer society, but first, we must accept them. Neurodiversity is the key, a tool for acceptance.
The world needs neurodiversity for this very reason.
Why is this neurodiverse acceptance such a threat to some people?
Some of us were fidgeting long before these spinners came into the picture. All of the sudden these things are everywhere. This week I check out my first fidget spinner, in an attempt to figure out what all the fuss is about.
I love sharing my favorite products and finds. From time to time people ask “Where’d you get that?” This week I share some affordable and highly rated fidget / stim tools.